Look Inside Our 2024 Yearbooks

18th July 2023
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20th July 2023

To celebrate publication of the Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024 and the Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024, we've released a host of abridged articles from authors and industry professionals who contribute to each edition, giving you a flavour of the sort of guidance packed inside.

Click on the links below to visit each article.

And if you like what you read then why not order a copy? The Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024 is the 117th edition and contains over 80 articles full of inspirational and practical guidance, not to mention a comprehensive list of over 4,000 publishing industry contactsOrder your copy

And now in its 20th year, the Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook continues to be a font of knowledge for those looking to find out more about the Children's publishing industry. As well as an invaluable list of publishing industry contacts, the 2023 edition leads with a foreword from Children's Laureate Joseph Coelho and comes packed with advice articles from the likes of Kiran Millwood Hargrave, Tom Palmer, Elle McNicoll and many more. Order your copy

Joseph Coelho


Read exclusive extracts:

Writing Real Characters into Fiction by Elle McNicoll

Submitting Your Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novel To an Agent by Molly Jamieson

Winning Opportunities: The Role of a Small Independent Publisher by Bella Pearson

Guerilla Podcasting by Sam Delaney

Understanding Book Design by Catherine Lutman

Your Non-Fiction Proposal for Agents and Publishers by Rebecca Carter

Being a Poet and a Publisher by Aaron Kent

Editing: What the Professional Writer Needs to Know by Dea Parkin


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