Online Writing Week: Non-Fiction
Rising above your research
Helena Attlee’s latest book, Lev’s Violin, An Italian Adventure, was inspired by the sound of a violin, and broadcast as BBC Radio 4’s ‘Book of the Week.’ Her last book, The Land Where Lemons Grow, The Story of Italy and its Citrus Fruit was a Sunday Times Bestseller. It was shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman travel writing prize and and won the Guild of Food Writers’ Book of the Year 2015. Helena teaches creative writing in many different settings. Her latest course, ‘The Thing About Things’, was a community project inspired by the objects in a museum collection.