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The UK edition of Alexandra Burt's second novel, THE GOOD DAUGHTER, was published on 23rd February 2017 by Avon after the US edition was published by Berkley earlier in the month. Set in rural Texas, this eerie, twisty psychological suspense, in which the secrets of a dysfunctional family are disturbingly revealed, is already getting amazing reviews. Her first novel, REMEMBER MIA, has also recently been optioned for TV adaptation. Very exciting times for Alexanda and MBA!

Buy your copy here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Good-Daughter-Alexandra-Burt/dp/0008220859/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1487934072&sr=1-1&keywords=the+good+daughter

"In The Good Daughter, Alexandra Burt expertly weaves a rich tapestry of a story that is surprising at every turn and impossible to put down.I was incredibly impressed with her ability to take seemingly unrelated threads and connect each one to the core of the story. Excellent read!"

Rena Olsen, author of The Girl Before 

Jean Fullerton's novel WEDDING BELLS FOR NURSE CONNIE has been shortlisted for the Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2017, in the Epic Romantic Novel category contains serious issues or themes, including gritting, multi-generational stories. See the shortlist here: http://www.romanticnovelistsassociation.org/news/entry/2017_romantic_novel_of_the_year_awards_shortlisted_authors

The winner of each category will be announced on March 13th 2017. All the best Jean!

Mimi Thebo's novel Dreaming the Bear has been shortlisted for the Carnegie Prize! See the shortlist here: http://www.carnegiegreenaway.org.uk/press.php?release=pres_2017_nominations_carnegie.html

If you would like a sneek preview of the first chapter, download here: http://fdslive.oup.com/www.oup.com/oxed/children/Dreaming_the_Bear_Extract.pdf?region=uk

Mimi's eighth YA novel, COYOTE SUMMER, will also be published on June 1st 2017.

I LOVE YOU MUM, I PROMISE I WON’T DIE were the last words of Daniel Spargo-Mabbs to his mother before he went out one night. She never saw him alive again.

Mark Wheeller’s verbatim play is published on February 9th by Methuen. The play is a critical warning about taking ecstasy, and has its London premiere and book launch with VIP reception at Southwark Cathedral February 9th, three years after Daniel’s death.

Grab your copy of the book here: http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/i-love-you-mum-i-promise-i-wont-die-9781350011298/ 

More info about the DSM Foundation: www.dsmfoundation.org.uk