Clevedon's Virtual Literary & Arts Event

Previewing the More Than Words Festival - June 2021

How I saved Harry Potter

Barry Cunningham, OBE, who specialises in nurturing debut authors for his Somerset-based publisher Chicken House, reveals how he gave J.K.Rowling her big break at Bloomsbury after Harry Potter had been rejected by Penguin and many other publishers – and gives a guide to finding a publisher – and a readership!