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Paul Curd
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World Book Night
Last night I organised a special event in my local micro-pub to celebrate World Book Night.  I was delighted that four local authors - David Donachie , Sarah Grazebrook , Stephen Bates and Anstey Spraggan - were able to join me to share their love of books ...

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Marketing and the Writer
I’ve always felt uncomfortable ‘pushing’ my work. Call me old fashioned (or just old) but I still feel that books should be read and judged on their own merit rather than as the result of a great marketing campaign. I’m not naive enough to think great marke...

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Macbeth at the Tower Theatre Folkestone until 31st January...
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Back to Basics
I’ve been a writer for a long time now, and I’d almost forgotten what it felt like to be just starting out. I don’t mean writing snatches of dialogue in an old school exercise book, or embarking on the annual never-to-be completed novel on the first day of ...

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Writing Bursary
I'm delighted to have won first prize and a cash sum of £500 in the Writers' Village  International Novel Award for my novel The Belfast Boy . Here  is what principal judge Michelle Spring - Royal Literary Fellow at Magdalene College, Cambridge - said about...

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Daggers
The Crime Writers Association handed out a few Daggers at their Awards dinner yesterday (30th June). Here’s a summary of the results: The CWA Historical Dagger went to Little, Brown editor-in-chief Antonia Hodgson for her debut novel The Devil in Marshalsea...
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