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The Three Pillars of Writing Bliss

In this author talk At Novel Nights in November, novelist, poet and podcaster Tim Clare will share the secrets of GUTACHE, his Grand Unified Theory of ...
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World building with author, Cynan Jones

Join us for an evening with award-winning writer Cynan Jones the same week as the publication of his short story collection Stillicide, originally commissioned by ...
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Review Writing a Novella-in-Flash & Writers’ Showcase

‘A novella in flash can only be as strong as its weakest story,’ said Michael Loveday the guest author at Novel Nights in May. This ...
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Pitching to an agent at CrimeFest by Merlin Goldman

Merlin Goldman read at January’s Writer’s Showcase. We asked him to blog about his experiences of pitching to a literary agent at CrimeFest I attended ...
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Book review of Melanie Golding’s ‘Little Darlings’

Our guest book review is by Amanda Read. A creepy psychological thriller shot through with dark folklore. Lauren is convinced a strange woman is out ...
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Novel Nights receives Arts Council Funding

Novel Nights is thrilled to announce that we have received Arts Council funding this year. This work will support writing masterclasses, expand our reach into ...
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Review of Novel Night’s First Ever Open Mic

Reading in front of an audience can be nerve-wracking and most novelists never get a chance to do it unless they’ve been published. At Novel ...
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Review of Book Blogging 101

Our talented guest speaker and blogger, Jackie Law headlined in February. Here’s part one of her blog about the event. Read Jackie’s review of the ...
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How to Keep Writing Your Novel ©Martine McDonagh

How to Keep Writing Your Novel ©Martine McDonagh  I’m not one for offering tips, but as I struggle to reconvene working after a few weeks ...
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27th Feb: Book Blogging 101

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Guest Author, Lucy English
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Novel Nights review by Dionne Hargreaves

Happy birthday Novel Nights – by Dionne Hargreaves Novels nights celebrated its fifth birthday in a way that it knows best. We were treated to ...

Take Your Time by Dionne Hargreaves

Take your Time – by Dionne Hargreaves Nikesh Shukla advised writers to “Take your time” at Novel nights on 24th October, part of the Bristol ...