BBC Radio London – 11 March

Jess appeared on the Robert Elms show today to discuss hoarding and her characters Maud and Mr Flood from The Hoarder. Jump to 1hr 8min: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p062btlc

US TOUR – 29 April – 6 May

I’m delighted to be embarking on a US book tour to introduce Mr Flood’s Last Resort to new readers in Canada and the US. I’ll be visiting Toronto, New York, Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and Portland. See the Events section of the site and check out my twitter for updates: @jesskiddherself

The Hoarder, launch 31 Jan

I’m delighted to let you know that together with my publishers Canongate I’ll be launching The Hoarder on Wednesday 31 January at the lovely Lutyens & Rubinstein Bookshop in Noting Hill, tickets are free but you need to book: https://www.lutyensrubinstein.co.uk/product/jess-kidd-hoarder/

New story out January 2018

Jess is working on her third novel and writing a children's story. She is currently developing her own original TV projects with leading U.K. and international TV producers. Pyro A story by Jess, Pyro, will feature in the forthcoming celebration of the 250th anniversary of Hodges Figgis, the great Dublin bookshop, which will be published by Arlen House: Reading the ...