Freedom from Torture - Bidding is open! Your chance to feature in a novel...

Bidding is open! Your chance to feature in a novel...

Online bidding for the Immortality Auction takes place from 3 to 16 November, giving literature lovers a novel chance to become immortal...

Bidders have the chance to to be named as a character in an upcoming book by one of fifteen literary heavyweights. The featured prize-winning authors include William Boyd, Louis de Bernières, Eleanor Catton, Tracy Chevalier, Jonathan Coe, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Chris Cleave, Martina Cole, Esther Freud, Linda Grant, Ian McEwan, Michael Morpurgo, Maggie O’Farrell, Philip Pullman and Rose Tremain.

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All proceeds will go directly towards helping survivors of torture rebuild their lives.

Finding the words to help process trauma runs through the heart of much of Freedom from Torture’s work to help survivors reconnect with the light in themselves and the world. We are the only UK-based charity dedicated to providing psychological and physical therapies to torture survivors, including the Write to Life creative writing group.

Online bidding closes at 22:00 GMT on Wednesday 16 November. All top bids will be carried over to a live auction in London on Thursday 17 November, hosted by comedian and Author Alexei Sayle. Limited tickets are still available via the auction website and include a drinks and canapé reception, live readings from top authors and a chance to bid in person. 



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