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Summer News at SilverWood Books

Published: 26 Jul 2022  - updated: 17 Aug 2022

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In Author News

Authors Gordon Clarke and Richard Skinner teamed up for a book and poetry tour in June.

Nicki Cornwell's Japanese publishers have decided to publish a Japanese translation of ...if I Grow up... She's currently in negotiations for the Foreign Rights deal. Congratulations, Nicki!

We are delighted to see Beverley Douglas featured in Bristol Live, talking about her adventures at the Felix Road Playground as covered in her book, Cutie. Thanks for sharing this with us, Beverley!

Annemari Autere taught dance classes in Lithuania in July, using the new edition of her book The Feeling Ballet Body.

Hot Off the Press

1 June: Virginia Burdon's Stalker sees fact and fiction skillfully blended in a gripping account of obsession and unrequited love, and one woman’s pathway to redemption.

17 June: Glynn Holloway's In the Shadows of Castles is firmly embedded in the history of the Conquest, and is ultimately a story of love, hope and survival in a time of war.

20 June: Richard Gocher (editor) released A First-Class Life on a Third-Class Ticket, the Edwardian memoirs of Ronald Gray, artist and traveller, who had 'the most interesting life imaginable’.

23 June: RNF Skinner's After All asks what exactly is the weird 'Armadillo Project'? Why have the four horsemen of the apocalypse gone AWOL? Who is not so cute in the Acute Medical Unit?

17 July: David G Bailey's Them Roper Girls is out in paperback and hardback - they were beauties all right, them Roper girls, but sometimes even four aces don't make a winning hand.

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