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Authors At… 7 February 2020

We are bringing a multi-author book signing event to Essex for 2020 to support the local creative community. The event is hosted by #1 bestselling local author Lizzie Chantree and award winning author Colette Kebell.


Our guest authors include #1 bestsellers, award winners, USA today bestsellers and indie authors. These authors cover a huge variety of exciting genres.

Take a seat at our ‘Talking Tables’ where guests can chat to industry professionals such as editors, designers, writing mentors and creative groups.

A free writing workshop, ‘So you want to write a book…”; will be held from 6pm-6.45pm by talented Harlequin and local author, Virginia Heath. Tickets for the workshop event are free but limited and are being booked very quickly.


There will be a chance for every guest to win 26 signed books from our authors with a free prize raffle ticket on entry to the event

1. Colette Kebell. Award-winning author.
2. Lizzie Chantree. #1 bestselling author. Crooked Cat Books.
Guest authors:
3. Lorna Cook. #1 bestselling author. Avon.
4. Lizzie Page. Bestselling author. Bookouture.
5. Virginia Heath/Sue Merritt. Bestselling author. Mills and Boon.
6. Jenni Keer. Award winning author. Avon.
7. Carrie Elks. Bestselling author.
8. Fenelltrebila Millar. Bestselling author. Aria Fiction.
9. Chris Penhall. Award winning author. Ruby Fiction.
10. Glynis Peters. USA Today bestselling author. HarperCollins.
11. Emma Robinson. Bookouture.
12. Rose Griffin-Twidell/Daisy Bourne. Indie author
13. Donna Siggers. Award winning author. DS Books.
14. Sean Purcell. Bestselling author.
15. Debbie Van De Merwe/D.Wells. Indie author.
16. Dee Gordon. History Press.
17. Sheila Norton. Award-winning author. Edbury/Penguin.
18. Lisa Mackay. Indie author.
19. Liam Livings. Beaten Track Publishing.
20. Ben Trebilcook. Indie author.
21. Ellie Irving. MA in screenwriting. Corgi Childrens.
22. Mary-Jane Riley. One More Chapter.


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February 7, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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