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Seven years, thirty rejections: a debut novelist's journey.

Thursday, 4 August 2022

Paul David Gould, writer of Last Dance at the Discotheque for Deviants, selected as one of our inaugural Unbound Firsts Titles, shares his writing journey and how it all began...

"Getting a novel published has been a lifelong dream. So the day I found out that Unbound Firsts would be publishing mine, I wept with joy. People talk of writers going on a ‘journey’; for me, even getting a novel…

Solange and Paul will be at Bloomsbury Festival!

Thursday, 14 July 2022

Unbound are thrilled to share that our inaugural writers for Unbound Firsts – Solange Burrell and Paul David Gould will be at Bloomsbury Festival this October. 

Bloomsbury Festival is a ten-day celebration of creativity, set in London and running from 14-23 October in 2022. Each year it presents an inspiring programme of arts, science, literature, performance, discussion, and reflection…

The Unbound Firsts 2022 shortlist!

Friday, 11 February 2022

A huge thank you to everyone who has supported the imprint so far. From over 50 entries, we've got five fantastic manuscripts on our shortlist. They are:



Ravi Holy

Multiple Personalities: The Many Lives of Ravi Holy

Multiple Personalities tells the story of vicar Ravi Holy’s unusual spiritual journey – which has included both Paganism and Pentecostalism – and his recovery from extreme abuse…

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