Louise Beech

Louise Beech

 DSC06211 Louise Beech has always been haunted by the sea, and regularly writes travel pieces for the Hull Daily Mail, where she was a columnist for ten years. Her short fiction has won the Glass Woman Prize, the Eric Hoffer Award for Prose, and the Aesthetica Creative Works competition, as well as shortlisting for the Bridport Prize twice and being published in a variety of UK magazines. Louise lives with her husband and children on the outskirts of Hull – the UK’s 2017 City of Culture – and loves her job as a Front of House Usher at Hull Truck Theatre, where her first play was performed in 2012. She is also part of the Mums’ Army on Lizzie and Carl’s BBC Radio Humberside Breakfast Show. How To Be Brave is Louise’s first book. The Mountain in My Shoe will be published in 2016.

Titles by Louise Beech

How To Be Brave A-W-page-001 2    The Mountain in My Shoe copy 4

Stories by Louise Beech:

Learning to Breathe! Click HERE to read.

Listen to and watch Louise Beech talk about her debut novel and what’s to come:

 

Watch Louise talk about The Mountain In My Shoe: