The Entertaiment Bureau Limited An Arts and Entertainment Agency
formerly known as Quidnunc PR

Projects and Events

The Entertainment Bureau has considerable experience in devising and implementing campaigns and developing complementary projects. These include more than 40 author talks and workshops for its clients as well as working with literary festivals and libraries throughout the UK to provide diverse educational talks and workshops.

Anne Perry's second instructional film ... and Audio Book

"Put Your Heart On The Page: Plotting To Enrich Your Back Story". What is backstory? It’s everything that happens to your characters before your story begins.Read More →

Anne Perry - Put your Heart On The Page: An Introduction To Writing

Produced by Diane Hinds of The Entertainment Bureau this instructional DVD provides an insight into Anne’s unique tips on story structure, characterisation, and everything a aspiring writer needs to start writing commercial fiction. "In addition to the time-period mysteries that are now synonymous with her name, and after much urging from her fan base, late last year, Perry also released an instructional DVD, “Put Your Heart on the Page,” sharing with other writers the wisdom she has accumulated over the course of her incredibly successful career." Newport Beach Indy, June 6th, 2015. "useful in supporting high school and college creative writing curricula." NATIONAL LIBRARY COUNCIL, 2015Read More →


She also presents talks on "An Introduction To Public Relations", "How To Promote Your Book" and "Media Training". The first of these engagements took place at Love Is Murder, 2015 in Chicago and are being rolled out to other festivals and Libraries.Read More →

An Introduction to PR (aimed at the small or self published writer)

Diane is a frequent guest visitor to Victoria Zackheim's Personal Essay course on UCLA's Extension Writers' Programme and a Visiting Lecturer on the University of Westminster's BA: Public Relations & Advertising course, teaching on its Campaigning & Persuasive Skills module. She was invited to give her first talk on the importance of Public Relations aimed at the small or self published writer at Love Is Murder, 2015 in Chicago and developed a film to help such writers work through the minefield of getting their work noticed.Read More →