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How to Write Like John Grisham

Trained as a lawyer, John Grisham is arguably one of the most popular writers of legal thrillers around. He didn’t begin writing seriously until the late 80s, and his first novel took him 3 years to complete, but he has now penned 40 novels with more than 300 million copies in print. For any writer … Continue reading How to Write Like John Grisham

Learn from a legend: Agatha Christie

Dame Agatha Christie remains among the world’s most well-known authors, having written 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, as well as several romance novels. She is responsible for not only the longest-running play in the world – The Mousetrap – but also for one of literature’s most famous fictional detectives, Hercule Poirot. Aspiring … Continue reading Learn from a legend: Agatha Christie

How to Write a Self-Help Book

Share your knowledge and experience to help others cope with challenges you have overcome. Self-help is a fantastic genre with a keen audience willing to read new books and explore new options. If you can name a life problem, tricky situation, or awkward circumstances, there’ll be someone going through it, no matter how niche it … Continue reading How to Write a Self-Help Book

How to Write a Travel Book

Satisfy your wanderlust and share it with the world to earn some money along the way.  That’s the dream destination for travel writers and here’s how you can get there. For a writing role that most idolise, there are a surprising number of challenges and hurdles along the way – it’s not all describing sunsets … Continue reading How to Write a Travel Book

Be a Bestseller: Advice on Writing Success from JK Rowling and Stephen King

They’re two of the biggest names in writing and here’s what you can learn from the best. JK Rowling and Stephen King know a thing or two about this craft and have reached what most authors would consider the pinnacle in success: becoming hugely successful as a result of their popular titles and skills with … Continue reading Be a Bestseller: Advice on Writing Success from JK Rowling and Stephen King

How to Write a Business Book

Learn to become a recognised authority in your industry with a well-written business book. Done well, you can quickly build cult-like fame amongst your peers or even be credited with changing the way business is done. Titles can be responsible for shaping or breaking entrepreneurs’ strategies and are often referred to in history to illustrate … Continue reading How to Write a Business Book