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You have made significant progress with your book. Is now the right time for a mentor's support?
Mid-way Review Service
You have approached agents or publishers without success. You are looking for input from the professionals. Beat the Rejection Clinic
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4500 entries with the option to search and organise the results to find the agents and publishers most relevant to you.
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How To Get Published
Learn first-hand from authors and industry insiders at our conference, held at London's Senate House.
Enjoy workshops, chats with authors and learn from editorial directors of the UK's leading publishing houses at this event, in association with the Institute of English Studies.
Author Interview Series
"I write because I feel that I have to"
Alexander McCall Smith
Find out what inspires bestselling authors, including Suzanne Joinson, Alexander McCall Smith and Stephen Kelman.Click to read more
The best industry advice for writers and artists, we have expert advice articles, inspirational author interviews, competitions, a lively online community and editorial services for every stage of your writing journey.
See our highlights and find out which stage you are at on your writing journey.
Writing mentor Susan Grossman provides key insight into how you can market your non-fiction book way before it hits the shelves
Read our interview with self-publishing sensation Mel Sherratt, and her agent Madeleine Milburn.
Our new self-publishing series; what to consider before you self-publish, how you can do it right, and the common mistakes you should avoid.