Posted on 24th July 2013

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Independent Retailer Window Competition winners Announced!

After much deliberation we are pleased to announce that we will be awarding not one but two bookshops with a luxury Fortnum & Mason’s hamper and box of prosecco! Both Forget Me Not Toys and Books in Cheshire and The Little Ripon Bookshop in Yorkshire put together beautiful window displays for our Fiction Uncovered Promotion 2013 – so…

Posted on 22nd July 2013

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Word Factory: New apprentice scheme

Word Factory is seeking two emerging short story writers to benefit from mentoring and an association with WF activities:

“WF are looking for talent and dedication. Anyone over the age of 18, writing in English and based in the UK, can apply. Our mentors will offer an initial face-to-face meeting and further support will be offered by phone or email by mutual agreement over a six-month period.”

Posted on 12th July 2013

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Literary Bites dinner 31 July with Fiction Uncovered judge 2013 Courttia Newland and Alex Wheatle MBE!

Literary Bites is a new initiative by Words of Colour Productions, connecting aspiring scribes with published writers over great food. At each event, an established author will read from and discuss their work over a carefully sourced and quality menu that is affordably priced. Guests will also be able to network with other budding writers, win…

Posted on 3rd July 2013

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Salon London for Fiction Uncovered FM focus on ‘reading’

For Fiction Uncovered FM 2013, Salon London wanted to focus in on something critical to the success of any publishing venture, and so decided on ‘reading’. This Friday sees us hosting a mini Salon 11.00 – 11.30am on this subject to be broadcast on the airwaves from Foyles.