Philippa East

Philippa East

Philippa East is a writer of psychological suspense novels and also works as a psychologist. She grew up in Scotland and originally studied Psychology and Philosophy at the University of Oxford. After graduating, she moved to London to train as a Clinical Psychologist and worked in NHS mental health services for over ten years. Her debut novel LITTLE WHITE LIES, published by HQ/HarperCollins, was longlisted for the Guardian’s ‘Not The Booker’ prize and shortlisted for the CWA ‘New Blood’ Award 2020. Her second novel, SAFE AND SOUND, was released in February (UK) and June (US) 2021. Philippa now lives in the beautiful Lincolnshire countryside with her husband and cat. Alongside her writing, she continues to work as a psychologist and therapist.

Philippa East @philippa_east

What a fabulous day we have had at the @NoLimitsFest_ at @normanbyhall with @JennyMcLachlan1 and @Therabbits21. Fabulous to meet so many authors, watch wonderful shows and take part in the day’s activities. Thank you all! @AlthorpeKeadby

Just had a great idea.
I’m going to make myself a bowl of popcorn to eat while I work on my #Book4 protagonist goal issue.
#PerfectWriterSnacks

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Year 6 have been learning about the power of social media and the audiences it can reach this week. Please RT this image and comment your location. Let's see how far this message can go by Monday morning. #writingforpurpose #audienceandpurpose

Is there a publishing lull in November & December? I’ve got no proofs at all for those two months.

PS I’m not complaining - it gives me two months to catch up! Just genuinely curious.

A GIVEAWAY, an unboxing and the unveiling of a new tooth! Dead End Street is out in paperback on Thursday Sep 29. Retweet this and you're in the draw for a signed copy. UK only @northern_crime @TheD20Authors

This is one of the best moments! Thank you @JoffeBooks for making this real. https://twitter.com/JoffeBooks/status/1573277318868762625

Put a (full) smile on @TrevorWoodWrite face and RT to have a chance of winning a signed copy of his new paperback! #WritingCommunity #BookTwitter https://twitter.com/TrevorWoodWrite/status/1573630041690341376

Thoroughly enjoyed @NoLimitsFest_ debut book festival yesterday! Thanks for having me @rowsonemma1 and @Therabbits21. Good luck today. My fave picture is of my husband and nephew Ralph watching me blab on...🤣

Organised by wonderful @Therabbits21 ! Thanks folks! @VikingBooksUK @immmy https://twitter.com/philippa_east/status/1573652934696570882

Calling all writers / readers / psychology people!
Our first “Psychological Secrets of Writing” panel is THIS MONDAY! Tickets are going fast (almost 80 of you are already booked🤩), so register quick.
The event is totally FREE!
Full details & sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/347107928157

And here’s @anniegarthwaite, @jennysaint and @AJWestAuthor taking all things #HistoricalFiction (with a touch of mythology) at the @NoLimitsFest_
And all the books!! 📚📚📚
https://www.therabbitholebrigg.com/no-limits-festival

We had a blast! Getting prepped for our set as #TheMiracleCure now 🎵🎵🎶🎵
2.00pm, Main Stage 🤗

And we’re off in the Regency Dining Room! Starting with @Writer_Nell and @philippa_east having a lovely chat!! #nolimitsfestival

We are heartbroken at the death of our beloved author, Dame Hilary Mantel, and our thoughts are with her friends and family, especially her husband, Gerald. This is a devastating loss and we can only be grateful she left us with such a magnificent body of work.

EDITORS & AGENTS - We've got space left for announcements of publishing deals for disabled & chronically ill authors in The Disability Issue of @thebookseller (14:10:22). Email disabledauthors@gmail.com. Deadline 26th September

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