Bestselling and award-winning author, Naomi Alderman talks about writing dystopian novels and her latest book, The Future. Thrilling, hilarious, tender, and brilliant, this novel delivers a dazzling tour de force where a handful of friends plot a daring heist to save the world from the tech giants whose greed threatens life as we know it. The Future unfolds at a breakneck speed, highlighting how power corrupts the few who have it and what it means to stand up to them. The future is coming. The Future is here.
About the Author
Naomi Alderman is the bestselling author of The Power, which was the winner of the 2017 Baileys’ Women’s Prize for Fiction. The Power also was chosen as one of the best books of the year by the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, NPR, and topped Barack Obama’s list of his favorite books from 2017. Naomi grew up in London and attended Oxford University and UEA.
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