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February Book Club with Sylvia Kent & Danielle Chinnon

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Along with Book Club Host Sylvia Kent another fabulous guest this month writer Danielle Chinnon. Danielle also read out two short 100 word stories  live on air.

SHORT STORY DAVE (100 words)


More about Danielle

  • Thurrock Writers’ Festival – 1st prize in the short story competition: Thor’s rock (theme: Thurrock)
  • Brentwood Writing Circle – 2nd prize – factual piece – (theme: Essex Musician)
  • Eight minute short film based on Thor’s Rock. Entered into Thurrock Film Festival.
  • Poem used as a classroom resource in English.
  • Thurrock Writers’ Festival Presentation/Workshop I Didn’t Expect All of This!
  • Thurrock Writers’ Circle – 3rd prize – Forget Me Not (theme: Memory)
  • Invited by English Department to run a Writing workshop for the Parents Open Evening.
  • Thurrock Writers’ Circle – 2nd prize – Christmas Competition – The Christmas Tree.
  • Selection of 100-word stories to be used as a classroom resource in English.
  • Currently reworking/editing short stories written since 2013 for a collection.

Some of my work to view on:


More about Sylvia

Author/Columnist Sylvia Kent comes in each month to present The Book Club on Phoenix FM.

I contribute to national, regional magazines and on-line journals. Most of my 9 books have been reprinted and are on sale in Waterstones, Sainsbury, WHSmith and others. ESSEX FOLKLORE helped Channel 5’s film COUNTY SECRETS. My book THE WOMAN WRITER, published by The History Press sells at the British Library. My history of the Society of Women Writers and Journalists from 1894 traces our pioneers who made their mark in journalism, literature and poetry. Within the book I celebrate the centenary of Joyce Grenfell, a former SWWJ president. A chapter is dedicated to Joyce who meanders throughout my book which was reviewed in The Times and other dailies, radio and YouTube. I’m SWWJ’s Archivist. On-line publisher JMD MEDIA of Derby published my first ebook BRENTWOOD: HISTORIC TOWN in spring. My 2nd ebook ST MARY MAGDALEN: BILLERICAY is downloadable via KINDLE. Online magazine publish my articles. Check Facebook,Twitter @sylviaakent & Linked-In Film/audio clips are now added. Check my index box at top left-hand side of this page. Currently researching my 10th book covering Barking & Dagenham.130,000 blog visits.

Sylvia and Lulu

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