An evening of raw honesty by Colette Hill

The busy April session kicked off with three dazzling readings by professional wordsmiths – a playwright, a music writer and a fashion and beauty editor, all reading from their debut

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Twenty years disruption in the book trade

‘There has been twenty years disruption in the book trade.’ Jon Woolcott’s talk at Novel Nights gave a fascinating insight into the publishing landscape from the scrapping of the net

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Novel Nights comes to Bath by Amanda Read

Four years ago, Grace Palmer wanted somewhere to meet other authors: a place to share and receive writerly advice, to showcase the work of local writers. Not finding what she

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The lines between truth and fiction by Lesley Richardson

Mimi Thebo died when she was 14. She was in a car crash and died for about eight minutes. Her best friend was behind the wheel and never forgave herself,

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Write a life-changing novel November 2017 by Colette Hill

In November, Novel Nights marked its fourth birthday with a sell-out session at the Square Club in Bristol. The packed crowd included MA students and alumni from Bath Spa, academics,

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Review: Ask the Editor, Dionne McCulloch, Cornerstones

Review by Karla Neblett. Karla has recently finished an MA in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University. What tips could Dionne McCulloch provide a bunch of writers on self-editing? The question hung

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Review of Short Fiction Night June 2017

Review by Ivana Galapceva from Bristol Eye It seems that Novel Nights couldn’t have chosen a better time to have a dedicated session on short fiction, right before National Writing Day

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Review: Writing about family

A review of May’s Novel Nights by Karla Neblett. Karla is writing a novel about families on the MA in Creative Writing at Bath Spa.   Novel Nights is an inspiring event

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Review: The evolution of publishing with Tangent Books at Novel Nights

Editor of the arts review blog, Bristol Eye, Ivana Galapceva,  blogged about  April’s Novel Nights this month. Her reviews on art, theatre and culture can be found on Bristol Eye  Here

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