Creative Writing Alumni
School of English
Sarah Hall was born in Cumbria in 1974. Her first novel Haweswater (Faber, 2003) won the 2003 Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Novel, a Society of Authors Betty Trask Award, and a Lakeland Book of the Year prize. She is author of five novels and one short story collection, and her work features frequently on programmes like Women’s Hour and Front Row.