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Everyone has a book in them – right? These expert speakers can help you turn your idea into a fully-fledged reality. Join Laura Dockrill, author of the acclaimed Darcy Burdock series, Philippa Pride, British editor of bestselling author Stephen King, and Guardian writer and author Stuart Heritage, as they explore how to unlock your creativity, how to come up with great ideas, and how to increase your chances of getting published. Plus, some practical writing techniques to help you get started (or finish).


Laura Dockrill writes, draws, and talks. Her works include Lorali and the Darcy Burdock series. You can find her on Twitter here.

Philippa Pride has been running creative writing courses since 2006. She also works as the British editor for worldwide bestselling author Stephen King.

Stuart Heritage writes about film, TV and music for the Guardian, alongside other high-profile publications. His biography Don't be a Dick Pete comes out in May 2017.

  • Free non-/alcoholic drinks upon arrival & throughout the networking part of the evening
  • Panel discussion with the three experts, with dedicated q&a time
  • Ask the speakers more specific questions during one-to-one chats at the end of the event, and network with other likeminded attendees