Welcome. We are for writers, readers, literature professionals and anybody who loves books. First of all we’d like to invite you to take part in a discussion about the many challenges facing our national artform. Featuring Michael Rosen, Will Self and Ali Smith, The National Conversation is off to a great start this autumn; please do join us whether virtually or face to face. In other exciting news we have just launched a suite of online and face-to-face creative writing courses with our partners at the University of East Anglia - writers, you can sign up now. We also have events, workshops, agent sessions galore, brilliant resources for readers, info on England's first UNESCO City of Literature, writers' resources and more; do browse the site and get in touch.