ITEM: I am offering a signed copy of WITHOUT ALICE and to name a character after a winning bidder in my novel in progress – LOVE AND OTHER LIES http://djkirkby.co.uk/fiction-in-progress/.
BIO: D. J. Kirkby is a registered midwife, mother, wife, and writer. At the age of 40, she was diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger syndrome, in addition to dyslexia and dyspraxia. She has had short stories published in several anthologies. Writing under her academic surname she has had numerous articles accepted for publication, was a monthly columnist for FMA-UK magazine, and is now their midwifery expert on pregnancy and childbirth. D.J.’s debut novel,Without Alice, was published by Punked Books on the 4th October 2010.
D.J. Kirkby is a full member of The Society of Authors and a member of the Contemporary Women Writers’ Club. She is available for talks and workshops on autism or writing in the South Central area of England.