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Dr. Alan Crosby At The Preston Historical Society

A capacity audience ensued at a meeting of the Preston Historical Society which was held on Monday evening of 7th January 2013. All were delightful...

The Settler’s Cookbook author talk tonight

Free books on offer as part of Lichfield Literature festival

Free books are being made available as part of the Lichfield Literature festival. Trick Of The Dark by best-selling crime writer Val McDermid is av...

Shropshire author’s work now available on Kindle

A Shropshire author’s first novel is now available as an eBook on the Amazon Kindle – for just 86p.

Authors sign up to appear at the Lichfield Literature festival

Organisers of the sixth Lichfield Literature festival are promising the event will be the biggest yet. This year’s event will be spread over ...

Local author Lorraine Ellis – interview Map_icon

LORRAINE ELLIS is our very own local author from Paull. Lorraine specialises in writing books and novels about mental health issues, and in helping...

Scotland’s history hits the headlines

By Lauren Gelling A TALENTED newspaper designer is publishing a book showing how 2000 years of Scottish history would have looked through the eyes ...

Tess Gerritsen talks about new thriller

Author talks: A horror writer will be visiting Lincoln for the second time ever today. The Lincolnite catches up with her.

Author Gervase Phinn returns to Lincoln

Popular author: Phinn visits Lincoln to discuss his newest book. The Lincolnite have a chat.

Spy thriller chosen as favourite book by Staffordshire teenagers

Staffordshire’s teenagers have chosen a spy school thriller as their favourite book of 2011. I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have To Ki...

What’s on at the Lichfield Festival – July 9

Pianist Joanna MacGregor is set to dazzle the Lichfield Festival. Her 7.30pm performance at Lichfield Cathedral will feature piano music spanning m...

Samuel Johnson returns to Lichfield for Oxfam’s Bookfest event

One of Lichfield’s most famous sons is set to return to the city – hundreds of years after his death. As part of  the annual Bookfest ...

Local Author – Official Book Launch and Signing Map_icon

BOOK LAUNCH: Friday 15th of July, 2011, 2pm at Withernsea Library, Queens Street, Withernsea. Books by local author Lorraine Ellis: Lorraine lived...

Put it in your diary girls – July 15

Friday 15 July at Willesden Green Library Centre Brent Libraries will be holding a girls night out event on Friday 15 July, 6-9.30pm. The night inc...

Author’s sketches of Hackney life

Jeremy Worman tells East London Lines about his personal history of Hackney. The author has produced a selection of short stories about the boroug...

Angle Roadshow looking for writers

Coming to the Gallery @ Willesden on 18th May as part of Adult Learners Week ANGLE @ the Bush ROADSHOW ANGLE theatre is looking for first time play...

Author set to give talk at Shenstone Library

Shenstone Library is set to welcome best-selling author Jim Crace. He will be talking about his latest book, All That Follows, on May 19 from 7.30p...

Historian turns the clock back to 1940 in Lichfield Garrick show

Historian Terry Deary is set to take Lichfield theatre audiences back to wartime 1940 in his new one-man show. Blitz Roadshow sees the actor, singe...

Local author to visit Pelsall library

Walsall author Mick Power is to visit Pelsall Library next month to talk about his new book, Podger’s Farm. The book describes Mick’s c...

Lichfield Library invites young readers to celebrate World Book Night

An evening of literary fun is on offer for young people in Lichfield. The city’s library will celebrate World Book Night with an event on Mar...

Mini Hen Legs & Ladybird Ladybird Fly away Home Map_icon

LORRAINE ELLIS is a local author from Paull. The Hedon Blog is delighted to announce that her autobiography, Mini Hen Legs & Ladybird Ladybird...

Chance for Lichfield theatre-goers to spend an evening with Martin Bell

There will be no shortage of stories to be told when Martin Bell lifts the lid on his life at the Lichfield Garrick. Famed for his white suit, the ...

Author to speak at Hedon Library Map_icon

PENNY GRUBB is set to describe her life as a writer at the Hedon Library tomorrow (Thursday 2nd December, see Meet local author). Continue reading ...

Lichfield included in new book celebrating the best of the UK

Lichfield is set to feature in a new book celebrating various parts of the UK. The city will star in R2D2 Lives in Preston – the best of Toas...

Meet local author Penny Grubb Map_icon

A MARVELLOUS OPPORTUNITY to get a ‘behind-the-scenes’ look at the life and work of a local author is presented at Hedon Library in Dece...

Author set to discuss Staffordshire gardens in Lichfield Library talk

Gardens across Staffordshire will be up for discussion at an event in Lichfield. Diane Barre, author of The Historic Gardens of Staffordshire, will...

Lichfield Mysteries author returns for launch of new book

The author of the Lichfield Mysteries is returning to the city to launch his new book. Robert Leach, a noted author, playwright and poet, has alrea...

Spotlight on new book by Holderness author Map_icon

TORC OF MOONLIGHT is “a chilling story of passion, betrayal and Celtic revenge” written by local Holderness based author Linda Acaster....

Biographer’s Lichfield Literature talk to lift the lid on the life of Galileo

The man who laid the foundation stone of modern physics is set to be explored in a Lichfield talk. Galileo biographer John Heilbron will be talking...

Lichfield talk to lift the lid on the life of Roald Dahl

The work of Roald Dahl will be in focus at an event of Lichfield. The celebrated author’s biographer, Donald Sturrock, will be delivering his...

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