Today is publication day for the paperback edition of Illuminated by Water. It’s now pocket sized, if you’ve got lovely big pockets. It can also fit in your fishing bag, your backpack, or your briefcase, if preferred. It’s eminently portable.
Check out the small print your authors might be eligible this year & with a whole new judging process let’s see how that shakes things up….ONE WEEK LEFT! https://twitter.com/bloodyscotland/status/1638579802910203915
Roll up, roll up! Only one week left to enter the McIlvanney Prize & Bloody Scotland Debut Prize. New T’s & C’s to encourage so you might find you’re eligible. Read the small print! Deadline 31/3/2023 | BLOODY SCOTLAND PRIZES OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS https://bloodyscotland.com/announcements/the-glencairn-glass-invites-writers-to-compose-scottish-themed-crime-stories-for-its-second-short-story-competition/
23rd May I’ll be doing a launch event @ToppingsEdin for my unorthodox, enthusiast’s book about the spell-bindingly original and polymathic Dr & writer Sir Thomas Browne
- no prior alchemical experience required
(with @OxUniPress )
Gavin Francis at Topping & Company Booksellers of Edinburgh
Excellent news- congratulations @edgechristopher
🥳The winner of Stockton Children's Book of the Year 2023 is... @edgechristopher author of Escape Room voted for by school children across Stockton-on-Tees @stocktoncouncil @NosyCrow Congratulations!!
Who’d like to write here?! Join me at the gorgeous and historic #ArbroathLibrary for my next @openbookreading #creativewriting session. It’s free and there’s no need to book. Monday, 27th Match, 2pm-4pm
Time for a #Giveaway!!
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1 lucky winner will be drawn at random at 9.00 am (UK time) on Monday - your choice of one of my paperbacks!
Clare Hunter talks about her book, Embroidering Her Truth: Mary, Queen of Scots and the Language of Power, in a conversation chaired by @LorettaMulholl1. @SceptreBooks @scotlit @scottishbooks @JennyBrownBooks @dura_dundee @sewingmatters, Available at https://www.imaginedspaces.org/conversations/v/conversations-with-clare-hunter
Thrilled to announce that the fabulous The Phoenix Ballroom by @ruthmariehogan has been acquired by @SarahHeditor at Corvus as part of a two book deal from @mslisahighton. N American rights to @HarperCollins.