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About Bea Davenport

Bea Davenport is the writing name of former journalist Barbara Henderson.

Her debut crime novel, "In Too Deep", was published by Legend Press in June this year and her debut children’s novel, "The Serpent House", is to be published by Curious Fox in summer 2014.

She has a Creative Writing PhD from Newcastle University.

Song Lyrics in Your WorkThe links between writing and music are getting easier to trace.  It’s an interesting one: song lyrics are, after all, a form of poetry.  As readers, along with the generally increasing urge to ‘know’ the person behind the pen, we like to know what music inspires the author.  This has led to writers linking to their favourite listens on their websites – see the crime writer