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27th October 2018

Stairwell Authors nominated to the 2018 York Culture Awards

Pauline Kirk, who with her daughter Jo Summers wrote the successful DI Ambrose series of mysteries, and is the author...
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16th October 2018

Fantasy Con 2018

Stairwell Books is attending fantasycon, the essential annual destination for readers, writers, artists, editors, and publishers of all things Fantasy, Horror and Science Fiction.
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5th September 2018

A L Michaels’ Wine Dark, Sea Blue reviewed in the Yorkshire Times

Steve Whitaker, the Literary Correspondent of the Yorkshire Times has reviewed Andrea Michael's book, Wine Dark Sea Blue in September 5th issue of the newspaper. The review begins "This bitterly sardonic, but ironically warm, interior examination of a fractured life in a bonded but mutually destructive family yields a compelling microcosmic picture of a dysfunctional metropolitan landscape."
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27th July 2018

New York City Poetry Festival, Governor’s Island, July 28-29

Stairwell Books' Author David Lee Morgan and Fighting Cock Press' Rose Drew are featured at the Now York City Poetry...
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27th March 2018

Follycon

Stairwell books is at Follycon, the 69th British National Science Fiction Convention held at The Majestic Hotel in Harrogate, from 30 March – 2 April 2018.
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21st March 2018

Dream Catcher 36 Reprinted

Dream Catcher 36 has been reprinted after running through the initial print run. Edited by John Gilham, Dream Catcher has been steadily growing in popularity leading to the publisher running out of copies. Dream Catcher 36 also features the art of Elaine Thomas, CBE.
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21st March 2018 / Previous News

The Martyrdoms at Clifford’s Tower 1190 and 1537

The Martyrdoms at Clifford's Tower 1190 and 1537was launched at The Bar Convent on Wed March 14th at 7.30 pm, on the eve of the annual Clifford's Tower Commemoration. The event was supported by the Lord Mayor of York, the CEO of the Liberal Jews in the UK and a representative of the Catholic Bishop of Middlesbrough.
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21st March 2018 / Previous News

The Go-to Guy comes from Kardomah

Neal Hardin, a lifelong resident of Hull, introduced his novel, The Go-to Guy, at Hull's Kardomah94. Neal was well supported as friends and colleagues read portions of the novel, each imparting their own characterisations to the work.
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21st March 2018

Abernathy brings Wisconsin to York

York writer Claire Patel-Campbell brought to life her novel Abernathy at the New Schoolhouse Gallery in Peasholme Green. Claire, accompanied by mulled wine to keep ut the chill and supported by her writers group, read extracts, bringing to life the isolation of rural Wisconsin.
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21st March 2018

Noteworthy Launches for The River Was a God

David Lee Morgan's amazing trilogy of plays published in one volume as The River Was a God have been developed over time on the London Poetry circuit and performed at the Edinburgh Fringe and have attracted major critical acclaim.
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29th December 2017 / Previous News

Thing of Beauty

This amazing man is still creating brilliant new poetry. A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever is the musings of a brilliant poet and humanitarian at the end of his life. It is Don's last gift, filled with snippets of the wonderful, the strange, the heartbreaking parts of being human. Buy it now from our bookshop. All royalties go to the St. Leonard’s Hospice.
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