Tag: reading groups

Celebrating the Nation’s Libraries

This week I’ve been working with West Sussex Libraries, meeting members of Bognor Regis reading groups, and chatting with the team at Pageturners – all in celebration of Libraries Week. If you’re looking for a reading group to join, contact your local library for…

Author Isabel Ashdown talks to Fiction Uncovered: Hidden Treasures in my Local Library

Fiction Uncovered is a promotion to support our best fiction writers – those writers who deserve wider recognition but have yet to receive a major literary prize or media attention, or be picked for retailer promotions.  The promotion is supported by Arts Council England…

Literary festivals and author events: what should writers be paid?

Early in 2011 I was invited to be a speaker at an event in Brighton, which brought together individuals from the creative industries, to discuss networking and support in our community.  Attendees included writers, musicians, artists, acrobats – and a whole host of associated…