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Review of the Week: Safari Ants, Baggy Pants & Elephants

A memoir from the heart 'Part travelogue, part memoir, what comes through most strongly is not the amazing animals or the safari lodges but Africa and her people. Susie is realistic about Kenya's problems but also reminds us about its beauty and spirit.' Goodreads, Safari Ants, Baggy Pants & Elephants by Susie Kelly

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 are back. They are suitable for beginners, or for more experienced writers looking to get their creative juices flowing again. The  September class is sold out, Nov class now booking.

 More detail on our blog.


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