Beachy Books

Beachy Books is an independent book publisher. We offer traditional book publishing for authors in the UK, including Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Kent, East Sussex and the South East. Beachy Books is a member of the Independent Publishers Guild (IPG).

We also offer publishing services to individuals, authors, community groups, projects, schools, colleges and businesses. We can also help you self publish a book or independently publish a book.

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Just Washed Ashore! Travel Mementos…

Travel Mementos: Personal Stories about Faraway Places by Julie Watson – Published 19th March 2021

Happy publication day to Beachy Books author Julie Watson, on the publication of her fabulous new book of evocatively written travel tales called Travel Mementos: Personal Stories about Faraway Places published on our Beachy Books Partner Publishing imprint.

Here’s a little extract from the opening travel tale to whet your appetite:

‘We hear the patrol boat before we see it. A motoric throb resonates from deep within the sea mist. White swirls wrap the dark-pitted peaks of Morocco as they float upwards, mysterious and intangible in the distance…’

The book is available as a paperback or eBook. Click on the image to find out more and follow the buying links!

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