Spread the Word celebrates National Writing Day on 21 June


Spread the Word’s Programme Manager and winner of this year’s Waterstones Children’s Prize for Older Fiction and The Bookseller YA Prize 2017, Patrice Lawrence will be at Waterstones Tottenham Court Road on National Writing Day (21 June) from 12-3pm for drop-in sessions.

Whether you’d like to talk to Patrice about your novel idea, ask her for top tips on creating characters or explore the structural development of your writing, you can drop by for an informal chat and pick up some information about Spread the Word’s writer development programme.

Each session will last for 20 minutes and the available time slots are:







These sessions are particularly well suited to fiction writers currently working on writing a novel or a collection of stories.

The address is: Waterstones (ground floor), 19-21 Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 1BJ. There are accessible lifts at the venue.

Please note that these sessions will run on a first come, first served basis – there is no need to book in adavnce, just turn up with your questions. Patrice will not be able to read any work in advance.

If you’d like to enquire what sort of questions you can ask Patrice prior to coming, please email Aliya at aliya@spreadtheword.org.uk


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