Bryony Allen

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Bryony Allen

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in Enfield, The United Kingdom




Member Since
July 2010

Bryony Allen was born in Enfield in the UK but actually spent most of her youth in the North East of the country close to Hartlepool before returning South again. There she studied for a degree in English Literature and Drama at the Roehampton University in London, graduating with a 2:1 honours.
She writes Young Adult and Adult mystery fiction and had her first adult book, 'Mystery, Deceit and a School Inspector' published by UK Independent publisher Pneuma Springs. Her first book for Young Adults titled OTOLI was published by the same publisher on 28th April 2011. A portion from all sales of OTOLI will be donated to the national charity 'BullyingUK' by the publisher on an on going basis.
In addition to writing Bryony is also a full time tea

The Assembly Room is in the finals!

Hi all,

I've recently received some fabulous news that my young adult book 'The Assembly Room' has made it to the finals of 'The Wishing Shelf Book Award 2013'. Okay it's 2014 now but the reading and judging was carried out by a number of primary and secondary schools mostly in London last year to draw up the shortlists which got announced last month. We are all just waiting now to see which books

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Average rating: 4.11 · 44 ratings · 25 reviews · 3 distinct works
The Assembly Room

4.14 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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4.13 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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message 23: by Dani

Dani A. Thanks for the friend request! please visit my blog

Lucy Qhuay Thanks for the friendship request! :D
Looking forward to have a nice book chat with you. :)

404 Not Found Hi! Thanks for the invite!

message 20: by Liz

Liz Thank you for the friend request! Happy reading! :)

message 19: by Monique

Monique Hello Bryony...thank you so much for the Friend invite, I look forward to chatting books with you:)

message 18: by Bryony

Bryony Allen Violet wrote: "Hello Bryony it's nice to meet you :) and thank you for the friends request"

You're welcome Violet. :)

message 17: by Faith

Faith Dominguez Hello Bryony it's nice to meet you :) and thank you for the friends request

Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend

message 15: by Bryony

Bryony Allen Lucille wrote: "Hi, Bryony, thanks for the friend request. :)

Happy reading and writing. (;"

No problem Lucille. :)

message 14: by Lucille

Lucille Hi, Bryony, thanks for the friend request. :)

Happy reading and writing. (;

message 13: by Kat

Kat Thanks so much for friending me!

message 12: by Sarah

Sarah Hi Bryony, thank you for the friend request! (=

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A Hey Bryony, thanks for the friend request! :)

message 10: by Ellen

Ellen Hi Bryony!
Thank you for the friendship request :)

message 9: by Kimberly (last edited Mar 15, 2012 09:23AM)

Kimberly Hi Byrony,
Thank you for the add :)

Taznim hello Bryony,
thanks for the add!!!

message 7: by Mansi

Mansi Thank you Ms. Allen for adding me!
I really appreciate it!

Bryony Allen Thank you to all that have added OTOLI to their 'to read list'. Not long to go now until publication date on the 28th April. More updates to come soon and be sure to check out the giveaway for OTOLI here on goodreads.

Best regards


Bryony Allen Thank you all. X


Rachel (The Rest Is Still Unwritten) Hi =)
Thanks for the add!

message 3: by Susan

Susan Thank you for the friend request, I'm looking forward to reading your book.

message 2: by April

April Hi Bryony!
thanks for the friend request! :)

William O'Brien Hi Bryony - Thank you for your friendship!
Please visit my website
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date Feb.
Best wishes, William

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