With over 2 million books sold in over 40 countries, author Clare Mackintosh knows a thing or two about writing a great book. But did you know that her award-winning books also span crime thriller, drama, memoir and even a collaboration? Join us to pick up multi-genre writing tips and ...
1st June 2020Alex Cluness
We’ve all been there – curled up on the sofa with a book we just can’t put down, engrossed in a story so captivating that we will stay up all night just to find out what happens next. But how do you write a book like that? And what happens ...
17th August 2020Alex Cluness
Best selling author Rosanna Ley will be talking about her writing, her research and how lockdown has affected her writing process. Register for this online event at http://n-somersetlibraries.eventbrite.com/ You will receive joining details the day before.
20th August 2020Alex Cluness
A series of eight one-hour online workshops for writers and aspiring authors, to take you from publication to marketing and selling your book, including how to use social media effectively. The workshops are 1. Publishing your Book: the first steps, 22nd & 24th September 2020. Working on a writing project and want to ...
11th September 2020Alex Cluness
An online open mic party, packed with poems and stories, plus a chance to share your own words. Come and read, listen and have a great time! We're having another party - woop! Join us on Fri 4th Dec 7:30-9pm(ish...we might run over)(it's a party afterall!) and set your words free! ...
30th November 2020Alex Cluness
Join us for a special Ask an Author event, featuring Teresa F Morgan, who recently signed a 3-book deal with Sapere Books for a contemporary romance series set in Cornwall. We'll be talking about Teresa’s journey to getting published, how she comes up with the ideas for her novels and her ...
26th January 2021Alex Cluness
Join Author Clare Owen, Narrator Sophie Aldred, and artists Sally Atkins and Klara Smith for a celebration of the launch of Clare's debut Young Adult novel, Zed and the Cormorants. Readings, discussion of the writing and illustration process, Q&A, perhaps some surprises...
22nd March 2021Alex Cluness
Free event: Zoom launch of Roselle Angwin's new book. 'Trees occupy a place of enormous significance, not only in our planet’s web of life but also in our psyche. 'A Spell in the Forest - Tongues in Trees' is part love-song, part poetic guidebook, and part exploration of thirteen native sacred ...
15th June 2021Alex Cluness
A two-hour workshop on crime writing led by Martin Edwards, current President of the Detection Club and in 2020 recipient of the Crime Writers’ Association’s Diamond Dagger, the highest honour in British crime writing, in recognition of the ‘sustained excellence’ of his work in the genre. Martin's crime fiction and non-fiction ...
5th July 2021Alex Cluness
We welcome you aboard the 'Fruiting Boaty': a three-hour river cruise on the Flower of Bristol trip boat, to launch Bristol City Poet Caleb Parkin's debut poetry collection, 'This Fruiting Body'. Sunday 17th October, 2-5pm. The book plunges us into octopus raves and Sega Megadrive oceans, in the company of Saab ...
11th August 2021Alex Cluness