‘In The Wolf’s Mouth’ by Adam Foulds
‘In The Wolf’s Mouth’ is the new novel by UEA alumnus Adam Foulds and is published by Jonathan Cape this week. Adam (pictured) graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Poetry) in 2000 and published his first novel, ‘The Truth About These Strange Times’, in 2007, winning a Betty Trask Award and the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award. His verse novella, ‘The Broken Word’ (2008) won the Costa Poetry Award, the Jerwood Aldeburgh Prize and a Somerset Maugham Award. His previous novel, ‘The Quickening Maze’, was shortlisted for the inaugural Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction and for the 2009 Man Booker Prize, and was the winner of the Encore Award, the South Bank Show literature prize and the European Union Prize for Literature. Adam was last year included in Granta magazine’s list of the twenty best young British novelists under the age of forty.