Sara Sheridan

Edinburgh Museum launches online countdown to Christmas

Edinburgh’s Museum of Childhood has created the ultimate advent calendar for big kids – a digital door a day back in time to childhood winters. The High Street Museum has teamed up with 26 writers and local charity It’s Good 2 Give to bring treasures from the City of Edinburgh Council’s collection to life through […]

Museum curator Lyn Wall shows Ted Pearce age four what a traditional advent calendar looks like
 
 

NEWS – 26 Stories of Christmas

Now that December has begun, writers’ organisation 26 Characters has launched their 26 Stories Of Christmas online charity advent calendar. Raising funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust and Edinburgh-based charity It’s Good To Give, the calendar has paired 26 writers and poets with some charming illustrations created by children affected by illness. Each writer has […]

BOOK FESTIVAL – Sara Sheridan & James Runcie

In a crime fiction world awash with forensic blood and gore, authors Sara Sheridan and James Runcie tread a different, cosier path through their whodunnits. Their creations Mirabelle Bevan and Sidney Chambers are closer cousins to Miss Marple and Father Brown than they are to girls with dragon tattoos and alcoholic detective inspectors. In fact, […]

INTERVIEW – Sara Sheridan

Sara Sheridan is a bestselling Edinburgh writer. Her new series set in the 1950s, the Mirabelle Bevan Mysteries launched last year and Brighton Belle went to No 1 in the Amazon Kindle chart, knocking 50 Shades of Grey off the top slot. This month, the second in the series, London Calling, is just out in […]

EVENT – It’s Good 2 Give Autumn 2011 events

One of our chosen charities to support is It’s Good 2 Give run by the amazing Lynne McNicoll. There’s some amazing Autumn (and beyond) events coming up that are always lots of fun as well as raising lots of money for the charity. Starting off with some literary events: Afternoon tea with Lin Anderson On […]