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tipping the velvet

Sarah Waters on BBC World Book Club in London

Sarah Waters on BBC World Book Club in London.   On Tuesday 17 April 2018 at 1pm, Sarah Waters will be talking about her acclaimed historical novel, Tipping the Velvet – a saucy, sensuous historical […]

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Tipping the Velvet 20th Anniversary Edition

In February 2018 it will be twenty years since TIPPING THE VELVET was published. To celebrate, Virago will be releasing a beautiful collector’s edition hardback, with new afterword from Sarah. Click here to find out […]

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Tipping the Velvet – see the stage play now!

  The adaptation of Sarah Waters’ debut novel, Tipping the Velvet, has now opened at the Lyric Hammersmith! The play opened on the 19th September 2015 and runs to the 21st November 2015 and has been […]

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Cover revealed for The Paying Guests

    Virago is delighted to reveal the cover for Sarah Waters’ new novel, The Paying Guests, which will be published on 28 August 2014. Publisher Lennie Goodings said: ‘Our Creative Director Duncan Spilling has […]

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Sarah Waters at the International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Sarah Waters will be in Greece next month, at the Outview International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival. As part of the festival programme, there will be a screening of the BBC TV adaptation of Tipping the Velvet on 1st […]

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