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Publisher Spotlight: Burning Eye Books

Publisher Spotlight: Burning Eye Books

Check out our new favourite small press...

memoirs of a beatnik jacket

Top 5 Women Writers of the Beat Generation

They liked drinking, smoking, hedonism and, of course, books...

The Gay YA Guest Post: Ten Women Writers of LGBT YA

The Gay YA Guest Post: Ten Women Writers of LGBT YA

Top ten women writers of LGBTQ YA...

Rose Bretécher: my experience of sexism in the publishing industry

Rose Bretécher: my experience of sexism in the publishing industry

Rose Bretécher shares her experiences...

Jo Mazelis

Interview: Jo Mazelis talks murder, mystery, and feminism

Mazelis on trying to bring some much needed feminism in to the thriller genre...

Where Have All The Red-Headed Heroines Gone?

Where Have All The Red-Headed Heroines Gone?

From Nancy Drew to Ron Weasley - ginger hair in literature

Best Queer Characters in Fiction

Best Queer Characters in Fiction

Our favourite LGBT characters...

Five Challenging Memoirs by Remarkable Women Writers

Five Challenging Memoirs by Remarkable Women Writers

Five great memoirs that don't shy away from tough topics...

For Books' Sake Halloween - Top 10 Scary Short Stories

For Books’ Sake Halloween – Top 10 Scary Short Stories

Treat yourselves to a scary story or two this Halloween...

For Books' Sake Halloween: Susan Hill and Old-School Scaring

For Books’ Sake Halloween: Susan Hill and Old-School Scaring

Who's up for an old fashioned ghost story?

For Books' Sake Halloween: Spirituality and Divination

For Books’ Sake Halloween: Spirituality and Divination

Women writers influenced by spirituality and divination...

UNDERTAKERS-DAUGHTER

Kate Mayfield: How Not To Write A Memoir

Kate Mayfield talks us through the dos and (especially) the don'ts...