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

The Faber Academy’s six-month ‘Writing a Novel’ courses have never been more sought after or heavily over-subscribed. Think now about applying for January 2019, when new selective courses begin. Shelley’s next daytime course will run each Tuesday, offering a chance for committed and ambitious new novelists to: Benefit from the structure of regular workshops covering everything from the…
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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 course will be repeated in summer 2019. In five stimulating days you’ll have hands-on experience at turning theory into practical effect. Learn…
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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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