THE WOMEN WRITERS HANDBOOK Ann Sandham @aurorametro @lovebooksgroup #lovebookstours #VWoolfstatue #July2020 #Tourrecap #BookTour

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THE WOMEN WRITERS HANDBOOK

A revised edition of the publisher’s inaugural publication in 1990 which won the Pandora Award from Women-in-Publishing. Inspirational in its original format, this new edition offers insight and motivation for budding writers from dozens of distinguished authors, celebrating the breadth of women’s writing in all its forms. Also includes the original writing workshops from the first edition plus quirky B/W illustrations as well as a foreword by Cheryl Robson, publisher and Managing Editor, who was a recent finalist in the ITV National Diversity Awards – Lifetime Achievement category. Aurora Metro Books was a finalist in the 2019 IPG Diversity in Publishing Awards and has a 30 year history of ground-breaking publishing, featuring both diverse and international authors.

 The complete list of contributors: 

A.S. Byatt, Saskia Calliste, April De Angelis, Kit de Waal, Carol Ann Duffy, Sian Evans, Philippa Gregory, Mary Hamer, Jackie Kay, Shuchi Kothari, Bryony Lavery, Annee Lawrence, Roseanne Liang, Suchen Christine Lim, Jackie McCarrick, Laura Miles, Raman Mundair, Magda Oldziejewska, Kaite O’Reilly, Jacqueline Pepall, Gabi Reigh, Djamila Ribeiro, Fiona Rintoul, Jasvinder Sanghera, Anne Sebba, Kalista Sy, Debbie Taylor, Madeleine Thien, Claire Tomalin, Ida Vitale, Sarah Waters, Emma Woolf

A wide-ranging collection of over 30 essays, poems and interviews from top, international women writers, poets, screen writers and journalists. 

20% of profits to go to the Virginia Woolf statue campaign.

The Virginia Woolf statue campaign: The proposed statue will be located in Richmond on Thames where Virginia and Leonard Woolf lived from 1914-1924 and set up the Hogarth Press. A public consultation by the local council was 83% in favour of the statue and planning permission has been granted to site the first life-size statue in bronze of the famous author on Richmond riverside where the author walked her dog daily. Over 20% of the £50,000 target has been raised so far. 

See more at: https://www.aurorametro.org/virginia-woolf-statue

To donate to the project go here: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charityweb/charity/displayCharityCampaignPage.action?charityCampaignUrl=VirginiaWoolfStatue

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Schedule 

6th JulyChicks Rogues and Scandals
6th JulyLorna’s Literary Love Story
6th Julycaramerrollovesbooks
6th JulyThe Paynes Read
6th JulyAlways Turning Pages
7th JulyLittle Lion Books
7th JulyMaxi Mally
7th JulyBooky Charm
7th JulyBooks ’n’ Banter
7th JulyBooks and Bookends
8th JulyMadwoman in the Attic
8th JulyOgden Library
8th JulyDaisy Says
8th JulyBookphace
8th JulyKaren and her Books
9th JulyStacys Book Nook
9th JulyPassion Pour La Literature
9th JulyFrenzy Reads
9th JulyBrown Flopsy’s Book Burrow
9th JulyLove Books Group
10th JulyPortobello Book Blog
10th JulyBooks and Bargains
10th JulyRead.Dream.Live
10th JulyRambling Mads
10th JulyJoyful Antidotes
11th JulyReaderofrivendell
11th JulyTomes with Tea
11th JulyRosie Writes
11th JulyCen sational reads
11th JulyBooks In My Opinion
12th JulyHayley Reviews
12th JulyPhoebe’s Randoms
12th JulyThe Reading closet
12th JulyStuck In The Book
13th JulyBookish Bursnoll
13th JulyThe BookCosy
13th JulyFloweryKat

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