How To Write

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Reach more readers with Kobo
Why should Kobo be part of your self-publishing distribution strategy?

27 November 2020

Read more, write better - Writing Magazine bonus content, January 2021
Background reading, exclusive audio extracts and more to complement your latest…

25 November 2020

Under the Microscope extra: Flamed
A reader's novel opening goes under the editorial microscope

20 November 2020

How to write a thriller with James Wilson
Top tips from the author of the newly published Coyote Fork

20 November 2020

Coffee break exercise:
Find a spark to describe this fire scene in today's creative writing exercise

20 November 2020

Best books for Christmas
Looking for a gift idea to buy the writer or book-lover in your life this…

18 November 2020

Coffee-break exercise: Friday the 13th
Use today's date as the starting point for some new writing in today's exercise

13 November 2020

How to write crime for young adults
You have to believe in your readers, says crime reporter turned author CJ…

13 November 2020

Writing military history: Damien Lewis
For Remembrance Day, Damien Lewis, author of SAS Band of Brothers, talks about…

10 November 2020

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