Author Archives: Creative Team

Writing Competition Links

Here are some links to competition pages which you might find of interest: Creative Scotland Writing Magazine Writer’s Forum Scottish Book Trust Creative Writing Ink The Writers Academy A Curated List of Creative Writing Competitions, Contests and Awards Mslexia Writers … Continue reading

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Got a Manuscript to Pitch

Book Week Scotland’s programme launches this week, including a Jenny Brown Associates pitching event! Day Date Time Thursday 24 November 2016 10:00 – 15:00 Once your manuscript is finished, you have two choices … put it in the drawer with … Continue reading

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So you want to get published … ?

Look no further. Oak Publications Ltd is developing a programme to work with budding writers like yourself to break into publishing.  Don’t worry about not knowing anything about publishing – that is our role.  You role is to write and … Continue reading

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Calling emerging writers over the age of 40

The Next Chapter Award supports an emerging writer over the age of 40 yet to publish a full-length work for whom finding time and space to write has proved especially challenging. If this sounds like you, perhaps you should head … Continue reading

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Dundee International Book Prize

The Dundee International Book Prize is now in its 12th year and continues to grow annually. The shortlist will be whittled down to a final three, and the 2016 winner crowned at this year’s Dundee Literary Festival (19th-23rd October). The … Continue reading

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Books celebrated by Oak Publications

Join Oak Publications in celebating the very best books both online and in print

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