Podcast news

Episode one…out now!

After weeks of anticipation, the first episode of Authors Unedited has been release. The episode is an interview with, and a reading from, Claire Askew. Claire is the author of the poetry collection This changes things (2016, Bloodaxe), and the novels All The Hidden Truths (2018) and What You Pay For (2019), both published by… Continue reading Episode one…out now!

Reviews

John Baxter – The Most Beautiful Walk in the World

This reviewer recently represented literary North London, in an unofficial capacity of course, on the north bank of the Seine during a writer’s residency with literary organisation, Paris Lit Up. My time was spent living, writing, performing, and teaching, in the French capital – and as with any visit to a place of wonder, it… Continue reading John Baxter – The Most Beautiful Walk in the World

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Anneliese Machintosh – Any Other Mouth

There are few contemporary writers with the story telling ability of Anneliese Mackintosh. In Any Other Mouth, her collection of short stories, she crafts words in a not dissimilar fashion to how Michelangelo chiselled marble. She is relentless with her assault on your mind, like the Italian was relentless in the way he exposed your… Continue reading Anneliese Machintosh – Any Other Mouth

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Maria Stoian – Take it as a Compliment

Take It As A Compliment is an award winning series of graphic stories by writer and illustrator Maria Stoian that tackle harassment, abuse, and other negative behaviours. Straight from the outset this book is incredible impressive. It’s one of those books that some refer to as coffee table books because they just look gorgeous. It’s… Continue reading Maria Stoian – Take it as a Compliment

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Adrian Walker – The End of the World Running Club

(Written before I moved to Edinburgh...) I’ve only briefly been to Edinburgh once, however, I am going again this year but during the festival. Reading opening pages of the Edinburgh based novel, The End of the World Running Club has, I think, prepared me for the onslaught of what a midAugust Edinburgh during the Fringe… Continue reading Adrian Walker – The End of the World Running Club

Guests, Podcast news

Guest announcement: Colin McGuire

It's an enormous pleasure to announce that Colin McGuire is to be a guest on series one of Authors Unedited. Colin is a poet and performer from Glasgow, who lives in Edinburgh, who continues to develop a reputation as a dynamic, engaging performer and poet. He is also an ESOL teacher and Mindfulness Meditation practitioner.… Continue reading Guest announcement: Colin McGuire

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Timur Vermes – Look Who’s Back

Timur Vermes novel, which has recently been adapted to the silver screen, Look Who’s Back, follows the life of Adolf Hitler who – through a fluke in the biological truths of the world – has emerged from his suicide many years later and finds himself struggling to navigate a modern Germany. It’s essential that in… Continue reading Timur Vermes – Look Who’s Back

Guests, Podcast news

Guest announcement: Claire Askew

We are very excited to announce that award winning author, Claire Askew, will be a guest on series one of Authors Unedited. Claire is the author of the poetry collection This changes things (2016, Bloodaxe), and the novels All The Hidden Truths (2018) and What You Pay For (2019), both published by Hodder & Stoughton. … Continue reading Guest announcement: Claire Askew