With Tracy Chevalier

With Tracy Chevalier

The second Books Talk Back hosted with sponsorship from the Eccles Centre for American Studies, this sold out event featured guest author Tracy Chevalier in discussion about writing historical fiction. Two aspiring authors read and extract of their unpublished...
The Rose and Crown Pub, London with Jamie Rhodes

The Rose and Crown Pub, London with Jamie Rhodes

Jamie Rhodes received Arts Council funding in order to write and publish his first book of short stories ‘Dead Men’s Teeth.’ At this event, Jamie shared insight and ideas on how to gain funding for a writing project. Two aspiring authors presented their writing...
The British Library with Naomi Wood

The British Library with Naomi Wood

Eccles Centre for American Studies Writer in Residence, Naomi Wood, made a welcome return to Books Talk Back. Naomi discussed the intricate research and creative process involved in writing her second novel ‘Mrs Hemingway.’ Two aspiring authors read an extract of...
Norwich Playhouse with Hayley Long

Norwich Playhouse with Hayley Long

This event had a focus on aspiring authors of YA fiction. Teen fiction author, Hayley Long, discussed the creative process involved in writing ‘What’s Up with Jody Barton?’ and shared tips on how to write for the teen market. Three aspiring authors read an extract of...