Crime Writing – What Happens Next with A.M. Peacock

£2 per person

Suitable for ages 16+

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A murder has been committed here at The Word and there are more questions than answers! Join local crime writer, A.M. Peacock for this creative workshop, as he provides you with the ingredients for a murder scene set here in your local library. Just what exactly happened and where will the story go next? That is up to you…

About A.M. Peacock

A.M. Peacock (or Adam) grew up in the North East of England before leaving to study a degree in music and technology at the University of Hull. A subsequent return to his hometown of South Shields saw him spend seven years as a teacher in a local college before changing careers to become a trade union official.

Having always been an avid reader, he took to writing after being encouraged to do so by his PGCE tutor. He has since gone on to produce a number of short stories, winning the Writers’ Forum Magazine competition on two occasions, as well as producing articles for both the local press and a university magazine.

A.M. Peacock is passionate about crime fiction and has recently signed a publishing deal with Bloodhound Books. His debut novel, Open Grave, was released in September.

Away from writing, Adam enjoys watching films, playing guitar and can often be found pavement pounding in preparation for the odd half marathon.


WRITE Festival 2020

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 23 May – 12 June 2020.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme at www.theworduk.org/write.

If you have a disability of any kind or you require special assistance, please contact us on 0191 427 1818.

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