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Benjamin Myers
Walter Scott Prize winner for THE GALLOWS POLE. Also UNDER THE ROCK. THESE DARKENING DAYS. TURNING BLUE. BEASTINGS (Portico Prize). PIG IRON (Gordon Burn Prize)
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Benjamin Myers 11h
Replying to @KevinCore
I got rid of it after the 9 hour ordeal and bought a new one. Nice to meet you in those odd circumstances though!
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Benjamin Myers 14h
Sunset over Coiners country.
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Benjamin Myers 16h
Replying to @STilston
Thanks for the plug Steve, I enjoyed the show.
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Benjamin Myers 16h
Adelle is trending on the interweb.
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Benjamin Myers 17h
That's a nasty thing to say.
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Benjamin Myers 17h
It would be dreadfully opportunistic of me to mention that I have the first of four novels coming out in France in September. That's why I'm doing it.
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Adelle Stripe 19h
Black Teeth and a Brilliant Smile was discussed on R4's Saturday Review podcast extra this week (42:23-46:54). Thank you so much for your kind words & consideration & .
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Martin Richards 18h
King of the Coiners live by with mention of book in intro Listen at 51minutes
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Salts Mill Jul 15
Now online & in the book shop: signed first editions of Benjamin Myers’ latest book Under The Rock. It’s a superb work by one of our favourite writers.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
Replying to @BenMyers1
Got handed this today at the biggest Labour gathering of the year in case you're wondering where the far left stand on Brexit. It's all so hopeless...
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
Mixed feelings at Durham Miners' Gala. On one hand: home, history, roots, community, solidarity, fun in the sun. On the other, tired and corny 'Revolution comrades!'-style speeches from Corbyn, Thornberry & co. to remind us that Labour are nowhere in 2018 Brexit Britain.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
My brother's Spennymoor rave mate was MC Trixx. He was an ex-goth with a stammer. First person to sell me hash.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
Amyl takes me back to Luton (don't ask, don't tell).
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
Replying to @leebrackstone
'Raving in Spennymoor'. A mate of my brother's was the MC there....
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
Replying to @dawn_s_saunders
A personal favourite.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
My writing was recently described as "troublingly misanthropic" and now I'm going to have to get new business cards printed.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
I write my books in the library there.
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Benjamin Myers Jul 14
I'm on my way to the motherland for the .
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Caught by the River Jul 13
Round 2 of summer reading recommendations from our lovely contributors includes selections from , and
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Benjamin Myers Jul 13
Replying to @katedavispoet
Ha, ha. I'd still need wi-fi...
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