Writing Gritty Fiction
AA Abbott is a pen name for Helen who writes fast-paced suspense thrillers set in London and Birmingham. Her latest book ‘Revenge Trail’ is the fourth in the series and she will be discussing it at the festival.
She also writes dyslexia friendly books. Helen likes speaking to book groups, business networks and social circles, and reading her thrillers and short stories at live fiction events. Helen is a member of the Alliance of Independent Authors, Bristol Fiction Writers’ Group, and Birmingham’s New Street Authors.
The Revenge Trail
Helen will be speaking about her passion for writing thrillers and introducing her latest book ‘Revenge Trail’
Author of bestselling thriller ‘Daughter’, Jane Shemilt completed a postgraduate diploma in Creative Writing at Bristol University and went on to study for the MA in Creative Writing at Bath Spa, while working as a GP. Her first novel, Daughter, was selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club, shortlisted for the Edgar Award and the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize, and went on to become the bestselling debut novel of 2014.
Jane will be talking about her writing journey and how she has turned her hand to writing gripping psychological thrillers. She will be introducing her latest book ‘How Far We Fall’.