York Authors

Who are York Authors?
View photos of us at our launch event at York Waterstones here

Looking for a good read? Set in York? Written in York? Looking for a good book for your reading group? A York author for an upcoming event? A York writer to visit your school? Then you’re in the right place!

York Authors showcases the books of professional authors writing in the historic city of York, in the north of England.

Browse through our pages. You’ll be amazed at the variety of books being written here …

To browse through our books for real, visit Ken Spelman’s bookshop in Micklegate in York, where there’s a special York Authors section stocking books by the authors featured on this site.

York Authors was set up in 2013 by York authors, for York authors. If you’re an author, poet or playwright living in York, do join us! To find out more, email us.

If you have any queries for individual authors, you can find their contact details on their Who’s Who page.

To keep up with latest York Authors news and events, you can follow us on Twitter  @YorkAuthors  and on Facebook.

And if you run a bookshop or other shop or outlet and would like to stock books by York authors, we’d love to hear from you! Email YorkAuthors@gmail.com

Happy reading!