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West Midlands Children’s Poetry book beats adult books to scoop Poetry Category of Rubery Book Awards 2016

Press Release 8 July 2016 – from Fair Acre Press. For further information contact Nadia at I once Knew a Poem Who Wore a Hat –  Poetry by Wolverhampton’s Emma Purshouse –  Pictures by Solihull’s Catherine Pascall Moore –  Published by Oswestry -based Fair Acre Press, and edited by the Shropshire Press’ Nadia Kingsley […]

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Winner of Poetry Category, Rubery Book Awards 2016

Well – this news was completely unexpected! And absolutely wonderful: Emma Purshouse and Catherine Pascall Moore’s children’s poetry book: I Once Knew a Poem Who Wore a Hat is the the POETRY CATEGORY WINNER in the Rubery Book Awards 2016!! For more details go here This is what the judges said about the book: Lots of […]

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Lisa Blower at Latitude Festival

If you are going to Latitude Festival this year you will have the chance to see Lisa Blower reading from her debut novel Sitting Ducks (here is its back cover) If not – go here for more about the book, and the excellent reviews the book is already attracting. As Fair Acre Press’ first novel […]

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Shortlisted in the Rubery Book Awards!

I ONCE KNEW A POEM WHO WORE A HAT has been shortlisted in the Rubery Book Awards! This is what the judges say about: I Once Knew a Poem who Wore a Hat by Emma Purshouse and Catherine Pascall Moore Fair Acre Press is particularly delighted, as there are very few book awards out there […]

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Proud to be their Patron

I have just finished setting up a Standing Order… I am proud that Fair Acre Press has become Patron to Stratford Literary Festival. Annie Ashworth, their festival director recently emailed Fair Acre Press – wondering if we would be willing to write a line or two to support their most recent funding proposal. When I read of all […]

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Can our books win The People’s Book Prize?

If you like any of the recent books below – it would be great if you would vote. It will help the book sales, opportunities for the writers, and potentially help Fair Acre Press raise funding for future publications and projects Thanks, Nadia x Don’t forget to register first (very quick – just your email address […]

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Could our books win The People’s Book Prize?

The answer is a resounding YES – but only with the help of those who are ready to champion it. It’s a voting popularity contest – to encourage reading of the books and championing small publishers. Click on here to quickly register on their website and then you can vote VOTING IS OPEN UNTIL 31 AUGUST.  They will […]

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