1.Lizzie Chantree. HOST. #1 bestselling author of Contemporary Romance reads. Crooked Cat Books.
2. Colette Kebell. Award-winning eclectic author of Chicklit, Crime and other genres.
3. Jean Fullerton. Bestselling author and Queen of East End Sagas.
4. Lorna Cook. #1 bestselling author of Historical Romance.
5. Lizzie Page. Bestselling author of Historical Fiction.
6. Virginia Heath. Bestselling author and RONA nominated author of Regency Romantic Comedies with a dash of intrigue.
7. Jenni Keer. Award winning and Amazon Best Selling Author of Rural Life stories with humour.
8. Carrie Elks. Bestselling author who writes Contemporary Romance with a sizzling edge.
9. Fenella J Miller. Bestselling hybrid Historical Fiction Writer.
10. Chris Penhall. Award winning author of Choc-Lit Search for a Star.
11. Glynis Peters. USA Today bestselling author. HarperCollins.
12. Emma Robinson. Author of Novels about Motherhood and Female Friendship.
13. Daisy Bourne. Award Winning Indie Author of the Tales of Avalon Series.
14. Donna Siggers. Award winning Crime Thriller author, Poet and Mental
15. Richard Kurti. Screenwriter, radio laywright and novelist.
16. D.Wells. Indie author of contemporary fiction with an historical twist.
17. Dee Gordon. Author of Historical Fiction.
18. Sheila Norton. Award-winning author of Contemporary Feel-Good Fiction.
19. Lisa Mackay. Indie Author.
20. Liam Livings. Gay Romance Author and Romance Novel Award Finalist.
21. Ben Trebilcook. Screenwriter, Producer and Author of Crime Fiction.
22. Ellie Irving – Multi-award winning Children’s Author of funny, quirky books for 8-12 year olds.
23. Mary-Jane Riley. One More Chapter.
24. Elizabeth Woodcraft writes about the Sixties – Mods, Motown and a lot of frothy coffee – because she was there.
25. Greg Fidgeon is the non-bestselling, non-award-winning, Essex-based author of football-based romantic comedy Ball Or Nothing.
26. Sean Purcell. Bestselling author.
We have a huge array of creatives and publishing professionals for you to chat to at this event in the bar area. If you are looking for workshops to join, book clubs to find out about or you are thinking of publishing a book, come and talk to our industry experts.
Our talking tables will give you the opportunity to stop by the tables and chat to creative professionals.
Table 1. Gerald Hornsby from Writer Support. Gerald is an author, writing mentor, designer, publisher. http://writer.support
Table 2. Kim Kimber. Accredited editing, writing and proof reading professional.
Table 3. Create98. Create98 run event spaces for creatives, book talks, spaces for yoga classes, they have kitchens for creative cookery classes and rooms for writing seminars.
Table 4. Southend Library. Come and talk to Southend libraries about book clubs, writing groups and more.
Table 5. Craig Hallums. Craig is an official MARVEL artist. Craig will be showcasing his work and chatting to guests.
Magician Richard Graham will be mingling with our guests and entertaining us with his brilliant book themed magic tricks throughout the night. There will be details of how to contact Richard for bookings for your own events.
The amazing Show Choir will be singing at 8pm. The choir will sing popular songs from film and stage shows.
At 8.30pm there will be a prize draw. Each guest will be given a free ticket on attending the event. One will be drawn and the winning ticket holder will win 26 signed books! The winning ticket holder must be in attendance at the time of the draw, or another ticket will be chosen.