Amanda Bell

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Dublin-based poet and writer, editor and indexer

On this website you will find details about my editing and indexing service as well as my publications, readings and awards.

Forthcoming publications:

The Lost Library Book, illustrated by Alice Durand-Wietzel, due from The Onslaught Press this Spring.
‘The remarkable true story of a forgotten library book that was returned to Marsh’s Library after 100 years. Written with elegance and grace, it’s a fascinating tale for book lovers young and old.’ – Sarah Webb, Award-winning writer, and Children’s Curator of the Mountains to the Sea Book Festival

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First the Feathers, debut poetry collection, due from Doire Press this Autumn.

Clients:

Academics, artists, authors, businesses, consultancies, publishing companies, students and writers’ groups. For details see ‘What I Can Do For You’ and ‘Testimonials’.

Memberships:

  • Irish Writers’ Centre. Professional member and on mentoring panel
  • Children’s Books Ireland. I review for Inis and am Poetry Section Editor for CBI’s 2016 Reading Guide
  • Irish Writers’ Union
  • Association of Freelance Editors Proofreaders and Indexers (AFEPI). Full member since 1997.

See also my profile pages on AFEPI and Linked In