Sidmouth author plans writing courses

Sophie King to run fiction writing course at Sidmouth’s Kennaway House

IF you have ever wanted to write fiction, Sidmouth author Sophie King, is offering a five-week course in the New Year that could fit the bill.

The author of seven novels and former tutor at Oxford University, Sophie will show people how to plot their book, create convincing characters, write sparkling dialogue and, among other suggestions, how to get published.

Her How to Write Fiction course at Kennaway House, Sidmouth, will run from Friday, January 13 to Friday, February 10 from 10am to midday.

Following on from this, Sophie will run another five-week course on How to Write your Life Story after her first proved so popular.

Also at Kennaway House, it will run from Friday, February 24 to Friday, March 23 from 10am to midday.

To join either course call 07810 480 995 or email