Amy Mason
Winner 2014
The Other Ida
Amy Mason
Funny, bright, bold and exciting, this debut novel sparkles with originality and insight.” Viv Groskop.

“A brilliant debut. Fresh, lyrical, fearless, and very funny.” Emma Jane Unsworth.

“I love this book. It is a winner.” Tiffany Murray.

Amy Mason is a writer and performer. Her debut novel The Other Ida has just won the Dundee International Book Prize and is published by Cargo.

Her new solo show, Mass, deals with my relationship with faith and is currently in development with Bristol Old Vic. You can read more about it at her Bristol Old Vic blog.

Her last project, lo-fi musical The Islanders, was a collaboration with Jim Moray and Eddie Argos and won the Ideas Tap/Underbelly Edinburgh Award.

It got some nice reviews and was published as a graphic novel by Nasty Little Press. You can listen to the soundtrack and download the PDF on our bandcamp.

The Other Ida
Buy the book from: Waterstones



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