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Clare Mackintosh speaks at Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
2nd May 2020 • Best of the Emirates LitFest • Emirates Literature Foundation
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A former British police officer, Clare Mackintosh is now a Sunday Times bestselling author.

Her debut novel I Let You Go was a Richard & Judy book club pick and won Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award in 2016. In 2017, it was announced that she had sold over one million copies worldwide.

Her second novel I See You reached number 1 in the Sunday Times original fiction list and was shortlisted for Crime and Thriller Book of the Year in the British Book Awards. Her latest novel Let Me Lie also became a number one Sunday Times bestseller and garnered a lot of praise from readers and other thriller writers.