PP Hartnett

Poetry and Predators | PP Hartnett

He photographed the birth of London’s 1970s punk explosion, he survived the hedonism of London’s drug-fuelled 80s gay club scene when friends died of...
Lorraine Allman

How to get Published

Lorraine Allman shares her guide to self-publishing, the business, the launch and social media - Lorraine has mastered them all for her successful book...
The Pie at Night by Stuart Maconie

BOOK REVIEW: The Pie at Night

By Stuart Maconie, Ebury Press, paperback, £16.99 This is the author’s view of life in the North when it comes to entertainment, food, culture, sport...
Andrea Dunbar

IN PICTURES: Bradford Literature event celebrating the life and works of Andrea Dunbar

On the Saturday 1st July we attended "Andrea the Writer" an event that examined how Andrea Dunbar captured the humour, humanity and hope of...
The Harem Midwife

The Harem Midwife

by Roberta Rich Ebury press, paperback £7.99 Constantinople in the 16th century provides a colourful background for Roberta Rich’s second novel. In fact it is a...
Laura Sheridan

A lady of many words

When Laura Sheridan was 14 she carefully worked out a story and wrote it in an exercise book. Nothing ever happened to it and...
Salts Mill

BOOK REVIEW: Salts Mill by Maggie Smith and Colin Coates

In the days when a handful of entrepreneurs not only established a company of repute but built villages alongside the factory so that workers...
Tony Husband

BOOK REVIEW: From a Dark Place by Tony Husband and Paul Husband

From a Dark Place is an easy-to-understand book about a drug addict and his family. Simply said, but not easily understood, this book, written...

BOOK REVIEW: Sweet Tomorrows

By Debbie Macomber Arrow, paperback, £5.99 BUY THIS BOOK It ought to be difficult opening a book that marks the final chapter in a series...
Secret Whitby

BOOK REVIEW: Secret Whitby

By Ian Thompson and Roger Frost Amberley Publishing, paperback, £14.99 Everyone likes a secret. Any anyone from the North will enjoy these revelations about one of...