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Nobody's Child Reissue

The reissue of Val's novel, Nobody's Child has made number 31 in the book chart. Val would like to thank all of her readers who have purchased the book.

The Val Wood Prize 2018: Women's Writes.

Val's latest competition is up and running. Click here to find out how to enter this year's competition.


Click here to read Val Wood's brand new essay on women's suffrage.

No Place For a Woman - Kindle Monthly offer.

The World War Centenary continues until November this year. In honour of the commemorations, Val's novel No Place for a Woman has been included as an Amazon Kindle monthly deal and is available throughout July for only 99p. Click here to buy

Bestseller: A Mother's Choice

Val's new novel, A Mother's Choice now available from all good booksellers, has made the bestseller list. Val thanks her readers for their continuous support.

Dr Val Wood.

Val receiving her Honorary Degree from the University of Hull. Visit Val's Facebook page for more pictures.


I am so pleased to announce that tomorrow, Monday 10th July, I am being awarded an honorary doctorate from The University of Hull. I am absolutely thrilled beyond words and incredibly exited for all the day holds. For those of you that wish to come and celebrate this momentous occasion with me, I will be in Hull’s Queen Victoria Square with my fellow graduates from 6pm. Val x

No Place For a Woman - Sunday Times Bestseller

Val's latest release has made the Sunday Times Bestseller list. Val thanks all readers who bought the novel and contributed towards its success.

Books That Made Britain

Val is back on your screens in Books That Made Britain on BBC4 on Sunday 13th November at 7.30pm or if you can't wait until then you can watch it here.

Val named Vice President of HERIB

Read the full story here.

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