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Writer's Workshop 2020 Edinburgh

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Are you a writer with a great book idea with a strong desire to be published? Do you just need the insider scoop on how to perfect and publish your book? Then this is the workshop for you!

This is also your chance to publish a book with Hay House UK and become a bestselling author – one participant will be awarded a publishing contract with Hay House and a £5,000 advance!!!
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Event Details

Writer's Workshop 2020 Edinburgh

Saturday-Sunday, October 3-4, 2020

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Are you a writer with a great book idea with a strong desire to be published? Do you just need the inside scoop on how to perfect and publish your book? Then this is the workshop for you!

This is also your chance to publish a book with Hay House UK and become a bestselling author – one participant will be awarded a publishing contract with Hay House and a £5,000 advance!!!

Join us for a very special two-day workshop with some of Hay House’s finest speakers and authors. The Writer's Workshop will give you the combined wisdom of more than 50 years of writing and publishing experience, including workshops with:

Hay House President/CEO Reid Tracy, who transformed Hay House from a publisher of three books in 1988 to one of the largest independent publishing companies in the world and the leading publisher in the self-help industry.

Michelle Pilley, the Managing Director and Publisher of Hay House UK, who will offer key advice as she brings you her 30 years of successful publishing experience and expert knowledge of how to nail a publishing deal.

We will also be joined by bestselling authors Kyle Gray, Rebecca Campbell, Vex King and Kelly Notaras, the founder of kn literary arts and the author of The Book You Were Born to Write.

You’ll get inside information and discover everything that you've always wanted to know about writing and publishing your book.You’ll learn:

  • How to organize your thoughts into a book
  • How to rewrite and refine your work
  • How to manifest the determination to publish your book
  • How to get a publisher’s attention
  • How to find an agent
  • How to write a book proposal
  • How to handle rejections from publishers
  • How to contact the press about your book
  • How to choose between self-publishing and traditional publishing
  • How to build your platform and social media
  • How to make a business out of being a writer/author

You’ll also be taken through interactive writing writing exercises to get your creative juices flowing, and will leave with the tools and techniques you need to write your book!

CONTEST DETAILS This could be YOUR chance to publish a book with Hay House UK and become a bestselling author! One participant is guaranteed a £5,000 advance and a publishing contract with Hay House!

Those participants interested in qualifying for the £5,000 advance and publishing contract are required to submit a book proposal.

Participants will learn how to put together a book proposal and will leave the workshop with a manual that details best practices and sample book proposals.

Hay House is running a Diverse Wisdom initiative to attract and promote more writers of colour in the personal development, holistic health and spirituality space. For more information on this, Click Here .

EVENT SCHEDULE
Saturday:
9–9:30am: Registration
9:30am–5pm: Workshop (will include morning, lunch and afternoon breaks)
5–6pm: Signing Sessions
Sunday:
9–9:30am: Doors open
9:30am–5pm: Workshop (will include morning, lunch and afternoon breaks)
*All times are subject to change. Please note that lunch is not provided.

ACCESS AND SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

We are committed to making our events accessible to all individuals. Should you require any information or assistance prior to your arrival, please email events@hayhouse.co.uk or call 020 3675 2450.

REFUNDS AND TERMS & CONDITIONS

Tickets are non-refundable, however we will happily exchange any Hay House UK event ticket for a credit note, up to 30 days prior to the event. Credit notes will be valid for all future Hay House UK events within 12 months, subject to ticket availability. Between two and 30 days prior to the event, Hay House will consider requests for an exchange on an individual basis. All requests must be submitted by email to events@hayhouse.co.uk. Please note you must be 18 years old or over to attend this event. Please read our full Terms & Conditionsbefore purchasing.

Location & Accommodations

About the Venue
Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel
38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4HQ
Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel
38 Charlotte Square
Edinburgh
EH2 4HQ

Registration Information

Saturday
9–9:30am: Registration
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