Frieda is the second novel by UEA alumna Annabel Abbs and is published by Two Roads this week. Annabel graduated from UEA in 1987 with a BA in English Literature, after which she established a successful marketing consultancy. Her short stories have been nominated for various awards, while her debut novel won the 2015 Impress Prize and was longlisted for the 2015 Bath Novel Award and the 2015 Caledonia Novel Award. It was published by Impress Books in 2016. Annabel is the sponsor of a full scholarship for a student to undertake the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA.