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The Booker Foundation celebrates His Bloody Project

Posted on September 18, 2023

It’s September, and while the judges are shortlisting 2023’s finest fiction, the editors have selected His Bloody Projec…

NorthBound Book Award 2023 – open for entries!

Posted on August 15, 2023

Calling Writers in the North of England! Do you live in the North of England and have an unpublished manuscript you’d lo…

Q&A with Julia Rampen, author of The Bay

Posted on August 15, 2023

To celebrate the release of Julia Rampen’s award-winning debut novel, The Bay, we asked Julia in this exclusive Q&A…

Q&A with Catherine Czerkawska

Posted on August 2, 2023

We spoke to Catherine Czerkawska, critically acclaimed historical novelist and playwright, author of The Jewel and The C…

National Northern Authors Day

Posted on July 7, 2023

Every day of the year, we champion writing talent from the North, as well as books reflecting readers and places across…

Audiobooks and Why We Love to Listen

Posted on June 1, 2023

Today marks the beginning of Audiobook Appreciation Month, which celebrates the art of telling great stories through eng…