Cornwall Writers is a community of writers living in or inspired by Cornwall. Explore their books and find out more about the people who wrote them.

Enjoy our wonderful authors reading from their short stories set against the gorgeous aerial backdrop of Cornwall in our Cornwall Beneath and Beyond book trailer.
Our Publishing Campaign has now ended but you can still pre-order our latest anthology Cornwall Beneath and Beyond from our shop. We expect the book to arrive here late May/early June 2024.

Other Books by Cornwall Writers

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Ross James

Ross James grew up on the north Cornish coast and now lives in the Falkland Islands with his wife and children. Obsessed by the sea and the things that live in it, his first book, ‘111 Days – Tales of a Fisheries Observer’, is a firsthand account of life on a trawler.

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Kate Barden

“Just have a go…what’s the worst that can happen…?”

Catherine Leyshon

Catherine Leyshon writes short and shortish fiction from her Falmouth home and has a pleasing fistful published in a variety of outlets.

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T J Dockree

T J Dockree founded Cornwall Writers to support local authors and leads the Cornwall region of writers for National Novel Writing Month.

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Mage for Hire by Jason Kenyon

Archimegadon, Mage for Hire, lands himself in hot water when he takes on a seemingly-simple delivery for a suspect amount of gold.

Love Birds by Kate Barden

Love Birds by Kate Barden has so many wonderful layers to it and is a joy to read – ‘…revenge will ruffle more than just feathers…’

Up Frogs by Ross James

Up Frogs by Ross james is about a young boy who grows up too soon when the closure of South Crofty tin mine causes his world to collapse.