Stone Pillow EventCome and join us for a fun, informal evening of readings and book chat with three award-winning local authors.

Featuring Chichester Book Club authors Jane Rusbridge, Isabel Ashdown and Gabrielle Kimm

Copies of all 3 books will be available for purchase on the evening at the specially discounted price of £5.00

Venue: WOODIES WINE BAR, Chichester

Time: From 7.30pm on Thursday 5th May

Entry: £5.00 / Appetisers & raffle on the night

Order tickets from Stonepillow by phoning (01243) 537934  or email

Posted in News | Written By March 24, 2011 | Comments (1)

The ticket tucked into my back pocket might only have been a rail ticket from Liverpool Street to Diss and not a Golden Ticket, but, gazing around the factory floor at Clays Ltd, I felt every bit as amazed and enthralled as Charlie Bucket on the threshold of Wonka’s.  For any bibliophile, to be offered a tour around a book-printing factory would be an extraordinary experience, but imagine how much more so that is, when it happens …Read more »

Posted in News | Written By June 25, 2010 | Comments (3)

The day of publication feels that little bit closer this weekend – I took delivery yesterday of the ‘flat-page proofs’ of the novel.  It looks lovely, laid out as it will be in the finished article – and so very different to the familiar sight of it in double spaced Times New Roman on A4 paper.  I’ve just started proof-reading … I’ve been given a couple of weeks to go through the whole thing, apparently, and then, after that, once it’s all sent back to Little, Brown, I won’t see it again until it’s all complete and bound and ready to go.   It feels rather like putting one of my children onto a train and waving at them from the station as it pulls away.

Posted in Events, News | Written By March 21, 2010 | Comments (0)