Dr Mimi Thebo
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Know what stories to tell with Dr Mimi Thebo

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Using research in historical fiction with Kim Sherwood. A Novel Nights and Bath Festival event

Novel Nights hosts an evening of readings by emerging writers followed by a discussion of craft with shortlisted Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year, Kim ...
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Masterclass with Dr Ben Smith – The importance of landscape and setting in fiction

In this practical writing masterclass we will explore the role of setting and place in fiction, not just as a backdrop to events, but as ...
Lydia Vincent
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Exeter Novel Nights Open Mic and Social

9th March from 7 – 9pm at Exeter Phoenix. Put your name in the hat for a chance of a 5-minute reading slot or simply ...
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The Penguin Publishing Roadshow came to Bristol

A hot crowded room in the Tobacco Factory in Bristol. A table stacked with novels with a cosy alter-candle arrangement and behind them, Penguin tote ...
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January 15th Open Mic and Social Bristol

It’s January – have you been missing your writer support network? We have. Come along and read your work at the microphone. Try out those ...
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The Novel Nights Podcast

We’ve long wanted to share Novel Nights experience with people who can’t make a live event. In these podcasts authors talk candidly about their writing ...
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Tales for a winters’ night open mic for prose writers

Come along for cockle-warming and spine-tingling stories to help us snug up for the winter. Everyone welcome: come along, cosy up and listen to deliciously ...
Caroline Ambrose, Bath Novel Award
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Success with novel competitions

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Novel Competitions 2019

An overview of novel competitions across the UK with closing dates for submissions. Good luck   Competition What they say Closing Date  Website Link    ...
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Sanjida Kay on her latest novel One Year Later

Two years ago we bought a house in Somerset in a remote, rural location.  We spent the summer camping in the garden and dreaming about ...
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How to make your book stand out from the crowd Susanna Wadeson, Publishing Director, Transworld

Writers’ Showcase features Gerry Duffy, Jean Stewart and Sam Jenks Gerry Duffy’s novel: 1963; London’s East End. Ken, mixed-race, bi-sexual in that time and place, ...