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Tuesday September 12, 2017 at 7:51pm
The sun had not yet risen at 5.30am in Manhattan, but an estimated 300 of Hillary Clinton’s most devoted supporters had already lined up outside a bookstore in Union Square to meet her and buy a copy of her new election memoir, What Happened.View More: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/sep/12/hillary-clinton-supporters-memoir-book
Wednesday September 6, 2017 at 1:52pm
From The Guardian: To celebrate a day for reading, we pick the recently released travel volumes, from a journey round the Hebrides to a vivid picture of the teeming streets of KolkataIn Search of Nice Americans, by Geoff Steward… Or how to turn a sabbatical into a travel book. British Lawyer Geoff Steward had wanderlust and was fed up with billing time. The result? A 2016 journey taking him from Seattle to Atlanta in a little over 30 days.View More:https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2017/sep/06/....
Friday September 1, 2017 at 7:54pm
Old age marks a rendezvous with reality that provokes timeless questions. At the end of John le Carré’s new novel, his greatest creation, George Smiley, observes that “an old spy in his dotage seeks the truth of ages”.As he approaches 86, David Cornwell, AKA John le Carré, still has to make a necessary rapprochement with his divided self, his past and its achievements. There are, no doubt, obscure and unreconciled regrets, obsessions and disappointments. But if you are lucky, as Cornwell has bee....
Wednesday August 23, 2017 at 7:56pm
The bestselling author writes his novel in the morning, a play or column in the afternoon – and likes to sneak off to the cinema when nobody is looking I wake early but don’t work. I like having the world to myself for a while. I make coffee – with an AeroPress: lots of stirring and shoving – and read until the rest of the house wakes up.I was a secondary school teacher when I wrote my first four novels, so I didn’t see any reason to change the rhythm of the working day when I stopped teaching, ....
Wednesday August 16, 2017 at 7:53pm
It’s Too Late Now, being republished after 70 years, reveals a writer frustrated at the eclipse of his work for adults by runaway success of children’s booksWinnie-the-Pooh may have secured a place in the hearts of children worldwide and made his creator a millionaire, but author AA Milne resented the way the bear of little brain undermined his reputation as a serious writer.The revelation appears in his 1939 memoir It’s Too Late Now, which is to be republished on 21 September, 70 years after it....
Sunday August 13, 2017 at 1:17am
Author tells readers that he is ‘months away’ from finishing long-awaited next instalment of epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Firehttps://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jul/24/game-of-thrones-winds-of-winter-could-be-out-in-2018-says-george-rr-martin
Sunday August 13, 2017 at 1:14am
The Reconstruction of a Crime, which the Scottish author co-wrote with the humorist EV Lucas, has been unearthed by the Strand magazinehttps://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jul/28/sensational-lost-play-by-peter-pan-author-jm-barrie-published
Thursday August 10, 2017 at 1:12am
1. Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened’ - Dr. Seuss2. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” Oscar Wildehttps://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/books/national-book-lovers-day-words-to-live-by-from-famous-authors-a3607956.html
Friday July 7, 2017 at 7:18pm
A fundraising auction supported by authors including Margaret Atwood, Jacqueline Wilson and Philip Pullman has raised more than £150,000 to support residents affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.Pullman, who offered to name a character in the second instalment of his new series The Book of Dust, raised £32,400 after teacher James Clements suggested the character should be named in memory of his former pupil Nur Huda el-Wahabi, who died in the tragedy.Bidding crashed through the £30,000 barrier ai....
Friday July 7, 2017 at 7:12pm
City of Sydney scraps library fines after trial shows reminders work better The City of Sydney council has abolished all library fines after an eight-month trial revealed they do not work as an incentive for people to return books.Three times as many overdue items were returned to the council’s libraries during the no-fine trial period, compared with the 12 months before the trial.The lord mayor, Clover Moore, said fines often had a detrimental effect and “frightened” borrowers into never return....
Saturday July 1, 2017 at 7:14pm
Nipples on My Knee by Graham and Debra Robertson, a memoir of “25 years in the sheep business”, is the fleecy frontrunner for the the 2017 Diagram prize for oddest book title of the year.It leads a modest flock of five titles contending for the annual prize run by trade magazine the Bookseller. Without giving away the origins of the title, the Robertsons invite readers to “sit back in front of the fireplace on a cold, snowy evening, perhaps with a glass of sherry, while we relate to you our expe....
Thursday June 22, 2017 at 7:16pm
Hilary Mantel’s hotly anticipated final instalment to her Man Booker-winning Wolf Hall trilogy is unlikely to appear next summer, the author said this week. Responding to a question from the audience in her latest Reith lecture for the BBC, she said it was “increasingly unlikely” the book would be published in 2018 as she had previously hoped.The novel, which completes the story of Henry VIII’s doomed right-hand man Thomas Cromwell, will be titled The Mirror and the Light. The first two books in....
Thursday June 15, 2017 at 1:16am
Twenty years after Arundhati Roy won the Man Booker prize for her debut novel The God of Small Things, the Indian author has been longlisted for the £50,000 award for her second, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness.
Tuesday June 6, 2017 at 1:46am
Speaking at Hay festival, writer accuses ‘aggregating news agencies’ of not taking responsibility for their contentStephen Fry has called for Facebook and other “aggregating news agencies” to be reclassified as publishers in order to stop fake news and online abuse spreading by making social media subject to the same legal responsibilities as traditional news websites.
Thursday June 1, 2017 at 1:39am
Passages quoted in new edition of Eliot’s correspondence show Vivien Haigh-Wood convinced herself that he had been kidnapped to explain his absence.The first wife of TS Eliot refused to accept that their marriage was over, explaining away his absence from her life with deluded excuses, her diary reveals.Vivien Haigh-Wood was devastated when her relationship with one of the 20th century’s most important writers ended with their separation in 1933.
Friday May 19, 2017 at 1:41am
Northern Irish writer praised by judges for his ‘fierce intellectual determination’ wins annual award in memory of the late Nobel laureateBelfast poet Michael Longley, whom Seamus Heaney described as “a custodian of griefs and wonders”, has been awarded the 2017 PEN Pinter prize. The prize has a personal resonance for the poet, who is one of the most significant figures in Irish poetry. Not only is he an admirer of Harold Pinter, after whom the award was named, but the playwright had spurred him....
Tuesday May 2, 2017 at 1:42am
Peter Wohlleben’s book has become bestseller in Germany but he tells Hay festival audience it has annoyed scientists Trees are social creatures that mother their young, talk to each other, experience pain, remember things and have sex with each other, a bestselling author has said.If that persuades you to go and hug the nearest tree, then great, said Peter Wohlleben. Just avoid a birch: “It is not very sociable. Try a beech.”Wohlleben was at the Hay literary festival in Wales to talk about a boo....
Thursday April 27, 2017 at 1:44am
Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel rockets to number one on Amazon after Channel 4 begins airing series starring Elisabeth MossThe Handmaid’s Tale, the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood envisaging a hellish dystopia where the US is ruled by an ultra-far-right regime that treats women as chattels, has rocketed to the top of the bestseller charts after the UK broadcast of the first episode of the TV adaptation.
Sunday April 23, 2017 at 9:19am
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.” — Jane Austen“Reading is a conversation. All books talk. But a good book listens as well.” — Mark Haddon“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” ? Groucho Marx“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ? C.S. Lewis“If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ?....
Wednesday April 12, 2017 at 1:43am
Archive research of crime fiction magazines has recovered nine stories that will be collected under the title A Spot of Folly this autumnA collection of short stories by Ruth Rendell, unearthed in the archive of an US detective magazine, are to be published for the first time in the UK this autumn. The stories were found in magazines – most back issues of the Ellery Queen Mystery magazine – and date as far back at the 1970s. They will be published under the title A Spot of Folly.
Thursday March 9, 2017 at 1:46am
Author is returning to his enchanted Oxford for more fantasy adventures involving his heroine Lyra and a boy called MalcolmAn 11-year-old boy called Malcolm Polstead – who lives in an inn on the banks of the river Thames in Oxford – will be at the centre of the first volume of Philip Pullman’s hotly anticipated new trilogy. The Book of Dust will be a companion trilogy to his global bestselling series His Dark Materials. Details of the first instalment, La Belle Sauvage, were revealed on Friday b....
Friday February 24, 2017 at 1:48am
Duplicating sheet in old notebook examined by academics yields two unknown works, To a Refractory Santa Claus and MegrimsA carbon paper hidden in the back of an old notebook owned by Sylvia Plath has revealed two previously unknown poems by The Bell Jar author. The paper, which was discovered by scholars working on a new book, has lain undiscovered for 50 years and offers a tantalising glimpse of how the poet worked with her then husband, fellow poet Ted Hughes.
Friday February 10, 2017 at 1:38am
A Clockwork Orange author only managed entries for three letters and his abortive labours were thought to have gone for ever.The writer Anthony Burgess invented futuristic slang for his cult novel A Clockwork Orange and was so fascinated by the language of the street that he began work on a dictionary more than 50 years ago. Now his lost dictionary of slang, abandoned after several hundred entries covering three letters, has been discovered.
Tuesday January 17, 2017 at 8:56am
As we are now a couple of weeks into 2017, authors who may have started their manuscript last year should update the copyright notice at the start of your book to reflect 2017 rather than last year.You may have seen the manuscript templates that we offer to authors (with all the margins set properly) for 5x8 and 6x9 sizes - and have been updated to reflect "2017". The templates are available in Microsoft Word format (both .doc and .docx) and also RTF format - so whatever type of word processing ....
Wednesday January 4, 2017 at 9:00am
Wishing all authors and readers a very Happy New Year 2017. We hope everyone had a great Christmas break, and are gearing up into 2017 .. not always an easy process after all the mince pies. We hope everyone has a very happy and fruitful 2017.We've got some great updates coming to FeedaRead in 2017 for authors to enjoy but in the interim, happy writing!The FeedaRead Team.
Tuesday September 13, 2016 at 1:11am
Many congratulations to FeedARead author John Nicholl whose book Portraits of the Dead: A gripping serial killer thriller has reached the Top 300 on Amazon!
Tuesday July 12, 2016 at 3:40am
Congratulations to FeedARead author Norma Mackrell on the launch of her book Oxenhope in the Great Wa.r“I just wanted to thank you so much for organising the swift processing and printing of my book. The copies arrived well in time for the launch last Friday, and they looked wonderful. The launch went really well and was attended by the Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. Everyone praised the quality of the book, and they are hopefully enjoying the contents as well! Many people who have bought....
Tuesday May 3, 2016 at 8:15pm
The winner of the following competition is David Ryan. Many congratulations to David. We will let members know when we launch our next competition.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 31st July 2016. There is also another separate competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique which you can enter by clicking here How to Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each of the 6 books below and enter your favourite 3 extracts as detailed below. All....
Friday April 29, 2016 at 11:12am
Anthony Horowitz retweets FeedARead author's book review - The Grave Concerns Of Jennifer Lloyd by Ian Kingsley, available now on Amazon and other booksellers.Creative publicity on social media can be a great way to spread the word about your writing.'Reviewing great books like The Grave Concerns Of Jennifer Lloyd by @authorkingsley is a real privilege #bookboost http://ow.ly/10lI3l'The author reports, "I did a Goodreads Giveaway which got 846 signed up plus well over 200 putting it on their 'to....
Wednesday April 27, 2016 at 1:49pm
Royalties statements are now available to view - and payments are being made via paypal to all those over the minimum threshold of £25 or equivalent - payments will be completed by the 26th April 2016. To view your royalty statement, login and click My Earnings on the left menu. Please ensure you have added your Paypal email address by clicking Where to Pay Royalties on the left menu so that payment can be made for due royalties.  Increase your royalties    For all auth....
Saturday April 2, 2016 at 2:15am
The winner of the following competition is Paula Hoskins. Many congratulations to Paula.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique closing date was 30th June 2016. How to Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each of the 6 books below and enter your favourite 3 extracts as detailed below. All nationalities are welcome to enter. You are also welcome to publish your own book through FeedARead too. It is free to set up and sell your book as a bookstore quality pap....
Wednesday March 16, 2016 at 4:01pm
We are excited to announce that we've introduced some new features for authors on the FeedaRead.com website.Since we started about 5 years ago, paperbacks have been what authors have commonly asked for - and our easy publishing system allowed authors to publish those books online.We've listened to what authors have asked for and now you can create a hardback online too as well as paperback if you wish.The hardback publishing process is slightly different (primarily as hardbacks have a dust jacke....
Monday February 22, 2016 at 11:51pm
Many congratulations to FeedARead author John C Bird.John C Bird's novel, Alby and Me, has been selected as a finalist in the Wishing Shelf Awards.
Thursday February 18, 2016 at 10:42pm
Congratulations to FeedARead Author Paul Delaney on his recent book successes:“Also, a TV producer from Bay TV (Liverpool) has been in touch and wants me to record some book / poetry readings and stuff for a children's TV show - so I'll let you know what happens!! exciting stuff and great exposure - he said around 500,000 people watch the channel!!”
Monday February 8, 2016 at 6:17pm
Congratulations to FeedARead Author DJ Kelly on her sales success!Buckinghamshire Spies & Subversives was 2015's no 5 best seller of the year at Gerrards Cross Book Shop, beating nationwide bestsellers 'The Girl on the Train' and 'Go Set a Watchman'.
Thursday February 4, 2016 at 1:51pm
A lot of the internet's big companies such as Google have been pushing to make the web more secure - and site owners have in the last few months been encouraged to use "strong HTTPS" by default on their entire website - i.e. make the entire website secure and communication encrypted between the server and people browsing the website. This will stop people hijacking your data and give visitors confidence when using websites.What does this mean? Well up to know, normally just payment pages or logi....
Monday November 2, 2015 at 3:20am
On 3rd November 2015 click Competition at the top of the FeedARead homepage for your opportunity to win a Bloomsbury Editor Critique!
Thursday October 22, 2015 at 4:39pm
FeedaRead author Sara Clark, who published her poetry collection "How to Destroy" with the press earlier in 2015, has just launched her debut novel "Summer's Lease". The book, a darkly comic meditation on mortality, loss, and the passage of time, was unveiled to the public at a well-attended event at Hawick Town Hall on October 11th. Hosted by Paul Wheelhouse MSP, the launch saw Sara read extracts from the book and talk about the process of writing it. Uniquely, the launch also saw Sara's husban....
Monday October 19, 2015 at 5:50pm
Paul Delaney is an ex teacher who writes funny and often thought provoking children's performance poetry. He's now building up a new career as a children's poet and a writer and is in demand visiting schools. Paul has also just signed up with the 'Speaking of books' agency based in London, who represent Michael Rosen and Jeremy Strong and Anthony Browne to name but a few.All of Paul's popular books are published in paperback by Feedaread, the Art's council backed publisher. They are also availab....
Thursday October 8, 2015 at 11:09pm
What’s often really interesting re some books is how it can often put people in touch from different walks of life. For example, FeedARead author Peter Stokes book No Ordinary Life - about his father’s revelation on his deathbed that he had been a founding member of the SAS - led to contacts from those who had known his father during the war. More recently, FeedARead author William J Sharpe’s “Massacre and Murder in Le Paradis” – about an SS massacre of Britis....
Thursday August 20, 2015 at 9:48am
If you don’t yet have your book listed on Amazon, or want to relist, we are pleased to give you the opportunity to get your book listed on Amazon for life for a limited time offer of only £29 setup fee - and NO ANNUAL FEE.   This includes a very high royalty for you and low retail price for readers as below.Your book(s) can be listed on the Amazon site(s) usually within 1 to 3 working days thus increasing your potential readership by millions! We are also offering a higher ....
Tuesday July 28, 2015 at 1:24am
Free to Enter Competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique of your novel's opening chapters Competition 3How To Enter: Simply read a brief extract from the two books by clicking on the book titles below and then click the button you will see to view the extracts. Then, email your  favourite book extract from the two books as outlined below. Closing date 30th September 2015 You can also publish your own paperback for free on feedaread.com with high royalties and free publishing options. V....
Tuesday July 14, 2015 at 9:53pm
The winner of the following competition was David Collins. Many congratulations to David and we will be adding further competitions soon.Free to Enter Competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique of your novel's opening chapters How To Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each of the 7 books below by clicking on the View Book links below and then click the button you will see to view the extract. Then, email your three favourite book extracts from the books as outlined below. Closing date ....
Monday July 13, 2015 at 9:49pm
How To Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each book below by clicking on the book title and then click the button you will see to view the extract. Then, email your three favourite book extracts from the books as outlined below.  Closing date 31st August 2015   You can also publish your own paperback for free on feedaread.com with high royalties and free publishing options. View testimonials from our authors about publishing with FeedARead.comCompetition aim Your aim is to ra....
Friday July 3, 2015 at 10:24pm
Many congratulations to FeedARead author John Nicholl whose novel WHITE IS THE COLDEST COLOUR reached the Amazon top 100 during last month.WHITE IS THE COLDEST COLOUR synopsisThe Mailer family are oblivious to the terrible danger that enters their lives when seven-year-old Anthony is referred to the child guidance service by the family GP following the breakdown of his parents' marriage. Fifty-eight year old Dr David Galbraith, a sadistic predatory paedophile employed as a consultant child psych....
Tuesday May 5, 2015 at 8:03pm
Many congratulations to Paul on the launch of his new website. Have a look at the site to see Paul's books and a great example of how you can put together a website tFrom Paul: "pleased to say that my brand new website has just been launched - please check out www.pdelaney.co.uk - it wouldn't have all been possible without FAR of course".Paul is now working as a poet and a writer in schools all over the UK , developing children's love of creative writing. 'This wouldn't have been possi....
Friday February 27, 2015 at 7:07pm
We look forward to alerting members when we run our next competitions.The winner of the following competition was Meriel Brooke.  March Competition. Competition advertised in Writers' Forum magazine to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique.The winner of the following competition was Colin Knight. April Competition. Competition advertised in Writing Magazine to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique.
Thursday February 5, 2015 at 7:25am
The winner of the following competition was Meriel Brooke. Many Congratulations to Meriel.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 7th March 2015. How to Enter: Join the site for free and read a 6 page extract from any FOUR of the books below and answer a question about each of your four chosen extracts as detailed below. All nationalities are welcome to enter. Click here to join  You are also welcome to publish your own book once joined. It ....
Tuesday February 3, 2015 at 8:12am
When an author’s debut novel wins the Pulitzer prize and goes on to sell 40 million copies, perennially topping lists of the world’s best-loved books, it’s understandable that they might be apprehensive about the reception of a second.Harper Lee, who sent the literary universe into a spin on Tuesday after she announced she would be releasing a sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird this summer – 55 years after her debut – appears to have no such fears. “It’s a ....
Tuesday January 27, 2015 at 8:15am
‘Scalpel-like prose’ of book exploring grief, love and nature hailed by Costa book award panel members in £30,000 win.A book which explores grief, love and nature – as well as just how you train a goshawk you’ve bought for £800 – won its author Helen Macdonald a second leading literary prize.H is for Hawk was named the £30,000 winner of the 2014 Costa book prize, adding to the Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction that it won in November.The writer ....
Monday January 5, 2015 at 5:48pm
Wishing everyone a Happy New Year 2015. best wishes feedaread team
Monday December 22, 2014 at 12:12pm
Wishing all our authors and readers a very happy and peaceful Christmas and New Year and we look forward to seeing you in 2015.best wishes,feedaread team
Friday November 14, 2014 at 9:11pm
Many congratulations to author John Bird who reports "My Feedaread novel, Alby and Me, has been named runner-up for the Quagga gold medal, a national award for independently published literary fiction."
Wednesday October 1, 2014 at 11:16am
Competition To Win A Bloomsbury Editor Critique of your opening chaptersNormal0MicrosoftInternetExplorer4The winner of the following competition is Joan Spence. Many congratulations to Joan, who wins a Bloomsbury Editor critique. We will inform members when we list our next competition.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 31st October 2014.   Last month's competition winner was Dave Fisher, many congratulations to Dave.How to Enter t....
Monday September 15, 2014 at 7:44pm
John Kemp's new novel: Vanished into Thin Air recently reached No. 2 on Amazon's 'Hot New Releases' in the category of Fairy Tales, Folk Tales and Myths, and climbed to No. 24 in Amazon's Best seller rank. This happened purely on pre-orders before the book's actual release on the 12th September. The novel is aimed to those who enjoy fables, magical tales and adventures.
Saturday August 30, 2014 at 11:52am
We are pleased to announce we will be running a new competition in September 2014 for the opportunity to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique of your opening chapters by reading 3 book extracts. Click on Competitions at the top of the FeedARead.com homepage in September to view and enter the competition.
Wednesday August 27, 2014 at 7:08pm
The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 30th September 2014.  How to Enter:  Join the site for free and read a 6 page extract from any THREE of the books below and answer a question about each of your three chosen extracts as detailed below. All nationalities are welcome to enter.Click here to joinTo read the extracts, click on the links below and then the button to view the extract, the question for each extract will be at the end of e....
Monday July 14, 2014 at 8:27pm
Many congratulations to John C Bird whose book Alby and Me has been shortlisted for the The Quagga Prize 2014.
Thursday June 12, 2014 at 8:56pm
Thank you to John Bird:"I have offered to donate £1 for each copy of my novel, Alby and Me, sold by Feedaread to the Teenage Cancer Trust. A key theme of the novel is a teenage boy's battle with cancer, which echoes the courageous fight with the disease of the late Stephen Sutton, whose inspiration and multi-million pound fund raising efforts for the Teenage Cancer Trust won headlines around the world."Click Search Books above and enter Alby and Me to view the book.
Friday May 30, 2014 at 8:44pm
The winner of the competition below is George Craig, many congratulations to George and thank you to everyone for entering. We will notify members when we list our next competition. best wishes, feedareadThe following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 30th June 2014. All entrants are also welcome to publish through FeedARead, click Author Feedback on the top menu to view author feedback on paperback publishing with FeedARead. Free to join and publish a p....
Tuesday May 13, 2014 at 7:00pm
FeedARead author Lin Tidy and her book The Warrior on the Wall featured in national UK newspaper The Mirror on 10th May 2014. View newspaper storyIn 2009, Lin, a retired primary school teacher and practising Buddhist, was sentenced to six months in HMP Bronzefield, a high security prison. Her crime? Refusing to reveal the whereabouts of a mongrel dog called Hess, a dog for whom she had been caring for two months. Lin was told by the Crown Court Judge who sentenced her that she could walk free at....
Thursday February 27, 2014 at 10:12pm
The winner of the competition below is Fiona Crofts, many congratulations to Fiona and thank you to everyone for entering. We will notify members when we list our next competition. best wishes, feedaread teamPrevious Competition Results View The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 31st March 2014. All entrants are also welcome to publish through FeedARead, click Author Feedback on the top menu to view author feedback on paperback publishing with ....
Thursday November 14, 2013 at 9:09pm
Many congratulations to FeedARead.com author Peter Stokes whose book No Ordinary Life entered the Amazon top ten today. Peter discovered his father was an SAS hero after being handed his father's second world war diary on his deathbed.To their astonishment and pride, the journal revealed an extraordinary tale of heroism – and that Horace Stokes had actually been a founding member of the SAS. For the first time, his children learned how their father had fought the Nazis behind enemy li....
Wednesday October 30, 2013 at 10:31pm
The winner of the following competition was Andy Bolton. Many congratulations to Andy! Competitions are regular so please check in on our competition page via the top menu above where any new competitions will be listed.COMPETITION November 2013 - The following competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open up to and including 30th November 2013. All entrants are also welcome to publish through FeedARead, click Author Feedback on the top menu to view author feedback on paperback publish....
Wednesday October 30, 2013 at 11:59am
FeedARead is pleased to introduce our new expanded search function. If you click on Search Books on the top menu this will display a random selection of books from the site, many with extracts to read. You can also click on the Chart or Genre buttons on the left hand menu of the Search Books page, or enter a specific book title, author name or keyword in the search box on the left menu of the Search Books page to explore exciting new reads.Some of the genres you can explore are below ..Biographi....
Monday September 23, 2013 at 5:11pm
FeedARead author shortlisted for the East Anglian Book Awards 2013Writers’ Centre Norwich are partners of the East Anglian Book Awards 2013 and have informed us that Frankie Feinstein and the Fenworld Thief-Takers by FeedARead.com author AM Edge has been shortlisted for the East Anglian Book Awards 2013. We wish AM every success!
Thursday August 29, 2013 at 10:32am
FeedARead is very pleased to have introduced further functions to assist authors in publishing and promoting their books as below. We will also be introducing some more new exciting ideas to assist authors to promote their books soon. - Enhanced extract upload function. Click Edit next to your book title and you will see a button on the right of your book and also further down your book page to use the extract upload function. - the revision function has been developed further to make it more si....
Wednesday February 1, 2012 at 1:56pm
Many thanks to all our new authors for publishing your books with FeedARead.com. There's a great range of diverse stories, non-fiction titles, and poetry. You are keeping us and our printers very busy! Thank you also for your kind feedback.Best wishes,The FeedARead TeamPatrick Hilyer | Wednesday January 18, 2012 at 7:08am I've researched other POD web services and FeedARead looks best from any angle. My latest book, Broke the Grape's Joy, will soon be in print thanks to FeedARead. Keep up the go....
Friday December 23, 2011 at 12:39pm
To all FeedARead Members & Authors (and everyone else!)We wish everyone a very Happy Christmas and New Year. It's been a very exciting few months of publishing leading up to Christmas, and we've enjoyed publishing all the authors who have chosen to join FeedARead. Thank you for all your great books, fiction, non-fiction and poetry, and we look forward to seeing you in 2012. Best wishes,The FeedARead Team
Thursday December 1, 2011 at 7:08pm
Many congratulations to Martyn Bedford, who helped originate Arts Council funded youwriteon.com's system for budding writers with fellow author Phil Whitaker, Martyn has been shortlisted for the 2011 Costa Book Awards for his children’s novel Flip. The Ilkley-based writer is shortlisted for the prestigious prize alongside literary heavyweights Julian Barnes, a Man Booker Prize winner, and poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy. Martyn is now associate senior lecturer in creative writing a....
Friday November 25, 2011 at 2:56pm
Illustrator Wanted for new Lord of the Flies edition - Faber & Faber Publisher Faber and Faber is looking for a talented young illustrator to design the cover image for a brand new educational edition of Lord of the Flies. The competition marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of the book's author, William Golding. Here's a selection of some of the entries submitted so far. The closing date for submissions is 20 January 2012, so it's not too late to start drawingView Guardian article
Wednesday November 9, 2011 at 7:55pm
9th November 2011Hello to all our latest new feedaread authors, and thank you for the kind feedback on publishing with www.feedaread.com, below are some samples of author feedback this month.Steven Robinson, author of In the Blood (A genealogical crime mystery)"I received my proof copy of the 6x9 version of In the Blood (A genealogical crime mystery) today and really could not be happier with it. The paper and print quality is fantastic and the colour reproduction is spot on - better, ....
Friday June 24, 2011 at 2:52pm
Harry Potter author unveils free, collaborative website for which she has written extensive background material.Pottermore introduced by JK Rowling on YouTubeJK Rowling shocked and thrilled her fans in equal measure today, with the revelation that her new venture Pottermore was set to feature a wealth of new and previously unpublished material about the world of Harry Potter.
Monday June 13, 2011 at 2:16pm
FeedARead, established with Arts Council England funding Arts Council England is the major government-funded Arts body dedicated to promoting and funding projects which benefit the arts. They fund prestigious arts organizations such as the Royal Opera House in London. FeedARead.com Publishing - It is free to join and it is free to set-up your book for publishing. FeedARead publishing service enables all writers of different nationalities to publish writing of any kind, including fiction, non-fic....