E. J. Pepper's novel ‘The Colours of the Dance,’ won the 2016 First Novel Prize and was listed in the Fish, Flash 500, Mslexia and Yeovil competitions.


Her second book, Flight Path won the 2017 Exeter Novel Prize and is due for publication in 2020.


She is currently working on her third novel.


Born in Belfast, E. J. Pepper grew up in Worcestershire and County Donegal.

She studied English language and literature at London University and, following a lifetime ambition, took a Masters’ Degree in Creative Writing at Chichester University.

About the Author

She has worked as a magistrate, couple therapist and university lecturer.

She lives with her husband on the Surrey/Sussex border.

Just published

The Colours of the Dance by EJ Pepper

The Colours of the Dance

‘Brede is a compelling narrator and her child-like perspective on the unfolding political events shines a very human angle on this historic time.’ 

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Publisher: Matador® is an imprint of Troubador Publishing Ltd

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