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Read more: bonus content from Writing Magazine May 2017

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Complement the May issue of Writing Magazine with exclusive extracts from our featured books:

• Read an extract from Lisa McInerney's new book The Glorious Heresies or listen to an audio extract from The Blood Miracles.
• Listen to the first chapter of Louise Jensen's The Gift.
• Read the first chapter of The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star by Vaseem Khan
• Read Bernice Bobs Her Hair by F Scott Fitzgerald, or download it for offline reading from Project Gutenberg

 

Competitions to enter:

• Win a Jane Austen-themed stay at Holiday Inn Winchester and visit the Jane Austen House Museum
• Enter our open competition for a crime or thriller short story
• Give us an Unhappy Ending for this month's subscriber-only competition

PLUS: Read the judges' comments on this month's competition winners in our Competition Showcase

Read James McCreet's suggested rewrite of a reader's novel opening here

Get your copy of the May Writing Magazine today

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