We aim to help advance the work of independent authors who were born or now live in Yorkshire, endeavouring to improve the quality and recognition of their work worldwide.
Perfecting the books of members, be constructive with critique, be professional, offer encouragement and support.
Yield value for members by offering promotional opportunities, collective resources and quality marques that single out PYA authors as a source of excellence for readers.
Acquire the network and means to achieve PYA’s vision, make them available to members using efficient methods, with appropriate technology.
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Fortnightly, beginning Wednesday, September 19, 1:30pm:
Books and Beverages. Each session meet and chat with a different local author.
October 31 - Kay Patrick
November 14 - Rosemary J. Kind
November 28 - Marla Skidmore
December 12 - Alex Marchant
November 17, 2pm:
The 20th Century World at War? A local author panel discussion
December 1, 2pm:Christmas Book Sale and author events
November 10, 11am:
Coffee and Cakes with Local Authors