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  • The Writing Process 

    Celebrate World Book Day and join us for an intensive course of writing masterclasses, covering everything from getting started to character development. 

    Bedford Square, London

    2nd March - 5th March 2015

    £30 each, or £95 for all four

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  • The Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2015

    The 2015 edition of the Yearbook - the indispensable guide to all aspects of publishing and the media - is now available to buy.

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So You Want To Write A Thriller?

So You Want To Write A Thriller?

Michelle Spring shares the tried-and-tested methods authors use to create suspense in their novels, & shows you how you can write a page-turner.

The Writing Process

The Writing Process

Join us for a special series of masterclasses with Book Aid International, covering all aspects of the writing process - from character development to the importance of place.

Writing Dual Narratives

Writing Dual Narratives

Author Claire Fuller shares her advice on successfully writing dual narratives, & discusses what it can bring to a novel.

The Submission Process

The Submission Process

Join three leading literary agents as they discuss exactly what you need to do to make sure your manuscript goes to the top of the slushpile.

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