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Lisa Tuttle

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Contact: L-Tuttle@sky.com
Local authority: Argyll and Bute
Languages: English
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I have been a published author for 45 years, beginning as a fan and selling my first story in my teens. I write mainly in the genres of fantasy, horror and science fiction. I also researched and wrote An Encyclopedia of Feminism, and remain passionate about gender issues. I've worked as a journalist, book editor, library assistant, taught creative writing, and love discussing everything related to books, reading, writing and literature.

I have written for children, and made school visits in the past, but as those books are out of print now, I tend to focus mainly on adult audiences. (Photo credit: Melanie Fazi)

Local authorities can visit

Argyll and Bute; Dundee; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; Edinburgh City; Fife; Glasgow City; Highland; North Lanarkshire; South Lanarkshire; Stirling; West Dunbartonshire; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Reading; Residency; Talk

Topics of work

Contemporary fiction; Editing & editing your own work; Fairy tales, folklore & mythology; Fantasy; Gender equality; History; Horror; Mystery & thriller; Science fiction

Age groups published for

Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with


Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100; 100-500; 500+