The Pull of the Stars
Emma Donoghue is a novelist, screenwriter and playwright. Her novel Room has sold more than two million copies, and won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and was shortlisted for the Man Booker and Orange Prizes as well as the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Donoghue scripted the film adaptation, which was nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Previous novels include, Stir-Fry, Hood, Landing, Touchy Subjects, Akin, Slammerkin, Frog Music, The Wonder, The Pull of the Stars. Donoghue’s books for young readers are The Lotterys Plus One and The Lotterys More Or Less.