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



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


    your craft

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


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


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

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    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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Exclusive Evening Masterclasses

Exclusive Evening Masterclasses

We're hosting an exciting series of one-off masterclasses to help raise money for Book Aid International. And that means writing advice from Stuart Turton, Abi Elphinstone and Tony Parsons!

Things I Learned On My Path To Publication

Things I Learned On My Path To Publication

Regular W&A blogger Lia Louis only went and got herself a book deal! In a stirring post she talks about some of the things she learned along the way...

How To Write A Thriller

How To Write A Thriller

Join best-selling author Cass Green for a masterclass on to how to grip your readers with a narrative full of tension and suspense.

How To Get Published - Bournemouth

How To Get Published - Bournemouth

Join us for our inaugural full-day conference in Bournemouth, which includes your choice of a writing workshop with one of three brilliant authors.

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