Meet three fantastic writers based in the north. Linda Green is a million-copy bestselling author of ten novels. She will introduce The Last Thing She Told Me, a chiller with a puzzling mystery set in the Calder Valley. CJ Cooke is an award-winning poet and novelist. The Blame Game is her second psychological drama. Clara Barley’s novel The Moss House is based on the true stories of Anne Lister and Ann Walker. Clara consulted on the recent TV drama Gentleman Jack. Chaired by the founder of Writers’ Block North East Laura Degnan.
Each spring, the Read Regional campaign celebrates selected new books from the North of England. At libraries and literary festivals across the North, authors take part in events where you can hear about their writing and talk to them about their work. Read Regional 2020-21 takes place digitally. Find out more about all the titles and authors on our Read Regional page.