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This fun, easy to follow book is a must if you have ever yearned to write sensational short stories and sell them.
Packed with insider tips from top short story writer, Iain Pattison, this step-by-step guide features a host of successful marketing and tale-telling techniques. He shows you how to create stunning characters, dazzling dialogue and ingenious plotlines that will impress both fiction editors and competition judges alike.
Plus, Iain offers you a wealth of invaluable advice on breaking into the small press market – with special sections on children's magazines, horror, sci-fi and erotica. He even tells you how to be published on the Internet and sell stories to the most prestigious of all markets – BBC radio!
With clear language, entertaining examples and wry humour Iain steers you towards the delights of writing fiction that fizzes . . . and can earn you lots of lovely cash!
“I’m currently working on my fourth book, have been paid for my writing by at least 15 different magazines, and now earn half my income from writing – all thanks to The Writers Bureau’s course."
Sarah Plater - Writers Bureau Writer of the Year 2017