An Evening with Christopher Brookmyre

by Flora Napier      Published in the Kilmarnock Standard and the Ayrshire Post 4/10/13 Author Christopher Brookmyre spoke to a full house at the Carlton Hotel in Prestwick on Wednesday evening about his writing career. Brookmyre, who is the author of 17 novels to date, read an excerpt from his latest book, Flesh Wounds, to the rapt audience, but wasn’t giving away any clues about his 18th novel...

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Winning Entry in the 2012-13 Club Competition for 1st 3000 words of a Novel

One Silent Voice by Pat Young – he, who says nothing, has most to tell –   DORDOGNE, FRANCE. NOVEMBER Don’t know how long I’ve been up here. Doesn’t matter. Nobody knows where I am. Nobody cares. I’ve imagined this day a million times, thought I’d be ready. I knew what Dad was going to tell me this morning. I really did, even before he started to speak. Didn’t expect the words...

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