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Write A Novel – six-month daytime courses with the Faber Academy

SIGN UP NOW FOR JANUARY 2018! Think ahead for a creative start to the new year, and put in an application now for a sought-after place. The Faber Academy intensive daytime course offers a chance for committed and ambitious new novelists to: Benefit from the structure of regular workshops covering everything from the first conception of an idea through to getting…
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The Five Day Short Story at the Faber Academy

‘I still can’t believe what we achieved in a week,’ said Louise – one of the participants in this summer’s FIVE DAY SHORT STORY courses. More opportunities await: the FIVE DAY SHORT STORY courses will be repeated in 2018 – watch this space and the Faber Academy website for details. This stimulating course is designed to…
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Gold Dust Mentoring for Writers

Training and Mentoring

A limited number of spaces are available for dedicated writers, serious about their fiction, to experience the individual attention, advice and inspiration provided by Shelley under the auspices of the prestigious Gold Dust Mentoring Scheme. An invaluable resource for new and emerging novelists and authors of non-fiction, Gold Dust offers eight hours of face-to-face meetings with…
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Writing Your First Novel and Writing Short Stories – two 60-minute Masterclass eBooks

Do you believe that you have the ability to write a novel, but little idea where to start? Do you yearn to write a perfect short story? Shelley Weiner’s two pithy and informative Guardian Masterclass eBooks offer the perfect mix of practical guidance and friendly support. The prospect of embarking on a novel can feel…
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