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Writing Crime: An Afternoon with James Ellson

Book Club

Event Description

Introduction to the author:

James Ellson was a police officer for 15 years, starting in London and finishing as a Detective Inspector at Moss Side in Manchester. He now wears two hats, crime writer and smallholder. His debut novel The Trail was published in 2020, the narrative influenced by his career.

In this event, Abbie - Community Manager- speaks to James about his transition from cop to writer, and how his entry into crime writing was shaped by his life experiences.

For more information on our book club, click here:

  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Online Zoom event: Join from your computer, phone or tablet (no replay available)
  • This event will be recorded so do register for the event if you would like to have access to the recording.

Preparing for the Event

For the best experience, you will need to have Zoom downloaded onto your computer. Please ensure you're connected to broadband/wifi rather than using your mobile phone connection (3G/4G).

We also recommend that pets are either calmly sitting on your lap or in another room, and any refreshments you may require are within your reach!

We also recommend that you have read the book, which can be purchased here.