Kate Weinberg

Kate Weinberg was born and lives in London. She studied English at Oxford and creative writing in East Anglia. She has worked as a slush pile reader, a bookshop assistant, a journalist and a ghostwriter. The Truants is her first novel.

‘Entirely gripping … Combines the best elements of a crime thriller, a campus novel, a love story and a psychological study’ – Alain de Botton

‘Kate’s writing is like a wickedly brilliant Donna Tartt, Agatha Christie and Liane Moriarty all mixed into one.’ – Scarlett Curtis

Image (c) James Rawlings

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