Here’s what people are writing about Rainy City Stories on their blogs or in the press:

One of the most imaginative (Manchester Literature) Festival projects – Guardian Literary Editor Claire Armitstead, October 30, 2009

The best place… to hear Manchester’s stories – Metro, October 9, 2008

The cutest idea EVER! – Mirth in Manchester, September 23, 2008

Writing platform for Manchester to launch – Manchester Evening News, October 6, 2008

Stories of Manchester – Normblog, October 5, 2008

Rainy City Stories – Manchester Confidential, October 14, 2008

This is no run-of-the-mill online mag – Time Out, November 22, 2008

I wish I’d thought of it myself – Gargling with Vimto, November 18, 2008

A luurve thingy of the week – The Mancunian Way, January 9, 2009

Contribute to a literary map of Manchester – Arts List, December 10, 2008

Rainy City Love Stories – CityLife, January 13, 2009

Dontcha Just Love it – Commonwords, October 13, 2008

What We’ve Been Looking at on the Web this Week – Vanilla Storm, January 16, 2009

An ingenious website – The Manchester Lit List, October 15, 2008

Is this perhaps the new way we get published? – Gill James, January 20, 2009

One of the most entertaining applications of Google Maps that we’ve seen in a while – Meet at the Gate, February 2, 2010

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