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Play on Words: Killer Cocktails - Helen McGinn & Karen Hamilton

Writer Helen McGinn, who will demonstrate cocktail making, is joined by author Karen Hamilton talking about her psychological thriller.

Helen McGinn spent almost a decade as a supermarket buyer and has been an international wine judge for over twenty years. She’s the author of The Knackered Mother’s Wine Club, an award-winning wine blog and book and writes a weekly wine column for the Daily Mail. She regularly appears on ITV’s This Morning as resident drinks expert and awards for her wine blog include Fortnum & Mason’s Online Drink Writer of the Year and Red Magazine’s Best Blogger. Her latest book, Homemade Cocktails, is out now. 

Karen Hamilton caught the travel bug after a childhood spent abroad and worked as cabin crew for many years. The Perfect Girlfriend is her first novel. It is a psychological thriller about a sociopathic flight attendant, Juliette, who will stop at nothing to win back her pilot ex-boyfriend.

Book your tickets for Killer Cocktails at Hampshire Cultural Trust's Forest Arts Centre, New Milton now!

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