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February News at SilverWood Books

Published: 1 Mar 2022  - updated: 23 May 2022


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How to Create Lovable Book Characters

Helping your readers fall in love with your characters is a classic route to a successful book. Creating strong characters also offers the opportunity for developing a sequel or turning your book into a series. As a writer, to develop your characters, you’ll need to think through how they behave, their personality and style, what kinds of relationships they build - creating a character profile - also known as a character arc. See our tips on how to create lovable book characters here. Read more on our Learning Zone article.


In Author News

Author Nadia Ragozhina presented at several events in February, such as at Milim on the 21st Feb and Richmond Jewish Community Club on 23rd Feb. Catch her at Kings Place for Jewish Book Week on 6th March.

SilverWood Books will be at the London Book Fair this year, and we're very excited after a two-year hiatus. Our Head of Marketing, Debra, will be available if you'd like to book a Book Marketing Consultation here while you're there (admission to the fair is not included). Anna and Claire will also be available to answer your publishing questions. Come and see us on Stand IF55. Find out more about the London Book Fair here.

Hot Off the Press


4th Feb - Jo Austin- Tug of Love. Tug of Love is one mother’s story, through the rollercoaster of relationships and emotions that has shaped the very person she has become.

21st Feb - Gordon R Clarke- Someone Else's Gods. In sixteen diverse and entertaining stories, Gordon R Clarke takes us on a journey from the struggle of ancient rebels to the aromas of an unexpected future, delivering the flavours of five continents, spiced with both comedy and philosophy.

26th Feb - Emmerson Short - The Mythos of Water. Myth, Fact and Reality Don't Matter to Gods. Join Selene and Ryan in their adventures on the desert planet of Sahara.

Coming Soon...

See what books are coming up for publication this month in our Coming Soon section...

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