Author(s): Susan Fletcher
When her mother dies, Evie (8) is sent to rural Wales where it is wet, flowers appear mysteriously on doorsteps, people look at her twice and dark secrets await discovery. Eve Green won the Whitbread First Novel Award, with judges praising its ÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂluminous quality of writing, which lifts it out of the category of a simple coming-of-age novel into something approaching poetry.ÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂ
Winner of Whitbread Book of the Year Award First Novel Category 2004 and Betty Trask Award 2005.
Susan Fletcher was born in 1979 in Birmingham. She recently graduated from the prestigious UEA Creative Writing Course. Eve Green is her first novel.