MUMSNETS BOOKS have chosen THE SECRET TO NOT DROWNING as their book of the month for November, which is brilliant. 50 members of the book club are reading and on Monday 28th November, Colette will be doing an online interview via SKYPE, do a Q & A and discuss the central topic of emotional abuse in relationships and marriages. THE SECRET TO NOT DROWNING was also chosen as A BRAVE NEW READ 2016 in which Colette embarked on a national tour of libraries and bookshops.
Congratulations to Dan Micklethwaite, his debut, THE LESS THAN PERFECT LEGEND OF DONNA CREOSOTE, has been short listed for The Guardian's NOT THE BOOKER.
In a couple of weeks Bluemoose Books will be 10 years old. We've ordered the cake, two balloons and a round of fancies from Waites the bakers.
A wonderful review from Waterstones about 'If you look for me, I am not here' by Sarayu Srivatsa.
Massive congratulations to Ben Myers who has won the Portico Literature Prize 2015 for BEASTINGS.
BEASTINGS by Benjamin Myers has been short listed for the £10,000 Portico Literature Prize 2015.
The Arts Council Fiction Group Book of the Month is THE SECRET TO NOT DROWNING by Colette Snowden.
NOD by Adrian Barnes is the first Bluemoose book to be published in the United States and Canada.