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Prestonian releases third book since pandemic began

A 73-year-old Prestonian has published his third book since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. Peter Nicklin wrote his first two books during the 18-months of lockdown. The first was […]

1 month ago
Preston man writes short stories during recovery from stroke

A Preston man has written his first book following a major operation to remove a cyst from his brain. Paul Walmsley, who underwent his operation at Royal Preston Hospital, then […]

3 months ago
Ashton-on-Ribble crime author lands book deal after winning Joffe Books Prize

Christie Newport An Ashton-on-Ribble author with a rare autoimmune disease has secured a two-book deal after winning the Joffe Books Prize for Crime Writers of Colour. In 2015, Christie Newport fundraised for life-saving […]

5 months ago
Preston author publishes children’s mindfulness book after overcoming anxiety

Jason-Rhodes-Imagine-Eating-Lemons A Preston author has published a book aimed at introducing chldren to mindfulness. Jason Rhodes, 34, who was born in the Deepdale area, wrote Imagine Eating Lemons after his own […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Distinguished author Caryl Phillips visits Preston

The UCLan is offering a chance to hear a public reading by Caryl Phillips, a transatlantic author of international standing. Phillips is visiting from the University of Yale as part […]

8 years ago
Queen of Teen at Preston’s UCLan

Queen of Teen author Cathy Cassidy will be visiting the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) on June 20th to discuss her work and career. The best-selling children’s author, who has […]

9 years ago
Local author book signing at Waterstones in Preston

Preston author Jenn Ashworth will be visting the Preston branch of Waterstones on 27 February to talk about and sign copies of her new book The Friday Gospels Jenn, who […]

9 years ago
Preston author releases new book: The Friday Gospels

Preston author Jenn Ashworth has had a busy time recently. She has just launched her new book, The Friday Gospels, at Blackwell’s in Manchester. Following the success of A Kind […]

9 years ago
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