Amnesty International events at the Edinburgh Book Festival

The human rights organisation’s programme includes the Imprisoned Writers series, which starts on Saturday Every day at 5.30pm between 11 and 26 August, Imprisoned Writers will see leading writers reading from the works of authors who have been threatened, imprisoned, or killed, because of what they had written. This year will feature readings of the…


Win a chance to meet top publishers and get valuable editorial feedback

Enter our exclusive competition in association with John Murrary Press and Just Write for your chance to meet top editors and discuss your manuscript Six shortlisted writers will visit Hachette’s riverside office in London for a celebratory party, and the winner will receive incisive feedback from the team which published The Loney, the winner of…


Inspiration Month: Day 3

Throughout the month of June, we’ll be posting you a daily creative writing prompt. Sometimes these will be a single word, sometimes a storyline to follow. It might be an exercise, it might be an idea to get you started. Make sure you check back every day for your new prompt, and let us know…