Articles, news and events
Keep up to date with our latest news, discounts, competitions and events, and find out more about the world of writing in our exclusive interviews with authors, agents, publishers, editors, business and screenwriters.
PR Director Alison Barrow speaks with our Faber Academy alumni about launching books, finding a good book deal and the importance of social media.
In her second session with our students, Eley Williams discusses ways around writer’s block, people she goes to for feedback and when to submit your novel to agents.
Author Eley Williams talks to our students about how she shares her work with others, story structure and her editing process.
Bestselling romance author Heidi Rice speaks to our Writing Romance students about creating relationships, her writing routine and publishing overseas,
Our Writing Crime Fiction students speak to crime author Sam Blake about how she plans her novels, getting facts right and the future of the genre.
Author and advocate of ‘wild writing’ Natasha Carthew joined us to talk about how she drafts her work, settings as characters and why she writes outside.
PWA’s Sarah Farley explains in detail how to format and submit your work to agents and competitions for the best chance at success.
Faber Academy alumna Ann Roberts discovered the key to staying motivated with her writing is self-compassion, and how it can help anyone progress.
Jen S Wight writes candidly about the problems that stood in her way, and how her determination led to the official release of her book Rattled.
Our alumni spoke to the publishing director of Myriad Editions, Candida Lacey, about what she looks for in a debut writer, the benefits of using a small, independent publishing house and how to submit your work.