Lingua Franca (Legend Press, 2016) is the second novel by author William Thacker. A story of language and love, Lingua Franca is about a branding agency that renames towns under corporate sponsorship.
"Wildly satirical...full of biting observation" -- Literary Review
"Envisage Brian Friel, Matt Haig and Evelyn Waugh scribbling an utterly brilliant novel together, then dive into Lingua Franca. Remarkable" -- Caroline Smailes, author
Longlisted for the Guardian Not the Booker prize 2016