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Review of the Week: Susie Kelly

'Immersive reading  Excellent writer. This author comes so alive when you read her that you feel you really know her...  I will now go on to read her other books with anticipation of having found another favourite author.' Goodreads

Google Academy  Routes to Publication evening

 Google Academy/Writing Coach UK  Routes to Publication evening at the Google Academy, London, with bestselling novelist Louise Doughty, Unbound publishing's John Mitchinson, Oxford University Creative Writing programme director  Clare Morgan and Blackbird's Stephanie Zia. The panel discussion was chaired by novelist and Writing Coach UK Founder, Jacqui Lofthouse.

Popular Diane Chandler/Blackbird Creative Writing Classes start again in Sept

Our popular Diane Chandler /Blackbird creative writing classes, suitable for beginners, or more experienced writers looking to get their creative juices flowing again,  return in September.  Fun, intimate workshops. Join in or listen if you're shy.  Classes limited to 8, book early:

London W4 

25 Sept, morning

  Derbyshire countryside,

2 Sept, full day

More detail on our blog.


WINNER, The People's Book Prize for Fiction, 2016