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  • Editing Services

    We have grouped together four key stages that a writer goes through.
    Select the stage you are at and see how we can help.

    1

    Starting
    out

    Your book idea assessed: How Strong Is Your Book Idea?
    A review of those all-important Opening Chapters

    2

    Developing
    your craft

    A read and review of your work: Full Manuscript Review
    Develop your book with a mentor: Bespoke Mentoring

    3

    Ready to
    submit?

    A line-by-line edit of your manuscript to help iron out grammatical mistakes and inconsistencies: Final Polish

    4

    Speak to the
    right people

    Post a question to a literary agent: Agony Agent
    Or book a 30-minute consultation: Beat the Rejection Clinic

  • Our 2019 Yearbooks


    “A lifeline... it set my feet on the publishing path” Joanne Harris on the Writers' & Artists' Yearbook

    Essential advice on the writing and publishing process, and all of the industry contacts you need.

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  • Your Testimonials

    We offer a number of events & editing services geared towards helping you to get your book published.

    Find out what writers we've worked with in the past have to say. 

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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.

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Exclusive Evening Masterclasses

Exclusive Evening Masterclasses

Our April/May 'How To' evening masterclasses cover illustration, crime and thriller, fantasy fiction and short stories... and are only £25!

Freelance Illustrator Masterclass

Freelance Illustrator Masterclass

Breaking into the world of freelance practice can be daunting. Join Derek Brazell and Jo Davies for the chance to get feedback on your work and practical advice on how to get your work seen by potential commissioners.

From Idea to Agent: Writing My Debut Novel

From Idea to Agent: Writing My Debut Novel

Debut author Drew Davies discusses the writing and publishing process for his first novel, The Shape of Us.

Your Children's Book

Your Children's Book

Join a small group of writers to develop your children's book on this evening course designed to cover the essential aspects of writing for children and young adults.

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