Tag: Isabel Ashdown

Trapeze Snaps Up ‘Jawdropping’ Thriller from Ashdown

I’m over the moon to share the news that I’ll be working on two new thrillers with the team at Trapeze and Orion Publishing – the first being LAKE CHILD, described by editorial director Sam Eades as ‘Flowers in the Attic meets BBC’s The…

The Royal Literary Fund supporting writers and writing since 1790

This month I am delighted and honoured to take up my new post as Royal Literary Fund (RLF) Fellow at the University of Chichester, where I will be resident two days a week to offer writing support to all students. The RLF has been…

Characters and Perspective at West Dean College, October 2017

Do you yearn for a bit of time and space to work on your story and characters … ? This weekend writing course at West Dean College could be just the thing you need.  The breathtaking setting of West Dean house and gardens provides…

‘Sister Fiction’ at Culture Bite Festival

What makes the relationship between sisters so special and yet so sinister? This October I’ll be at the Culture Bite Arts and Literature Festival in Hillingdon, on a panel discussing sisters and thrillers with three fabulous writers – Louise Jensen, Sue Fortin and Jane…

Invitation to Little Sister Book Launch

You are warmly invited to join me on Wednesday 26th July at Waterstones in Chichester to celebrate the launch of my new thriller Little Sister. Tickets are free, just reserve your place by calling the number below.  We look forward to welcoming you for…

Harrogate Crime Writing Festival 2017

The Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate is in its 15th year, and this July you can join me and top editor Sam Eades for a Thriller Writing Masterclass – a free event to be held in the Orion Crime Incident Room. …

Yeovil Book Event

This month I’m delighted to be sharing an event with Liz Fenwick, author of The Returning Tide, as we discuss sisters and the coastal inspirations in our latest books. Venue: Waterstones, Yeovil Date: Wed 19th July 2017 Time: 7.30pm Join us for a glass…

Book Talk in Support of St Wilfrid’s Hospice

This March Isabel is delighted to be supporting the St Wilfrid’s Hospice Dreambuilding Project, with an evening of readings and book chat at St John’s Church in Southbourne, West Sussex.  All proceeds from ticket sales and 15% of the bookseller’s profits will go towards…

An evening of readings at Kingston Writing School

On Wednesday 2nd November, Isabel will be join children’s author Sue Wallman at Kingston University for an evening of readings and audience Q&A with Kingston Writing School.  Refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome! For more information, click on the logo below:  

Twitter Crime Night In!

Next week sees the launch of new Orion imprint, Trapeze books, and to celebrate they’re holding a series of ‘New Voices’ events throughout the week.  To kick off, Trapeze will host Isabel and fellow authors Lara Dearman and Sarah Naughton for the Twitter Crime…