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How to Get Published with Alex Davis
February 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until February 24, 2018
Please note the new dates for this rescheduled course are 27th Jan, 3rd Feb, 10th Feb and 24th Feb with a week off on the 17th.
A Step by Step Guide to Approaching Agents and Publishers
Four-week course running Saturday mornings 27th January – 24th February (with one week break for the 17th Feb)
Finishing a novel means facing a whole new world of queries, agents, synopses, rejections, etc. that can be daunting even for those expecting it. This series of workshops is designed to demystify the process of submitting your work to agents and editors. It will cover how to find the right ones to approach, how to write a query letter that will stand out from the slush pile, how to write a synopsis, and what makes compelling sample chapters that will have agents and editors scrambling to ask for more.
Alex Davis is an author, publisher, tutor and events organiser. His debut science-fiction novel, THE LAST WAR, is out now from Tickety Boo Press. He coordinates the Edge-Lit event and is part of the management committee for Derby Book Festival.
Please use the Paypal button below to book this course. You’ll receive a receipt once your payment has been processed, and we ask you to accept this as confirmation of your booking. Tickets are £40 for NWS members, and £60 for non-members.