EVENT: How to Get Published – Saturday 9th February 2019, London

Is your New Year’s resolution to get published? Join our How to Get Published masterclass at Foyles in London!

How to Get Published 2019

This event has now ended. We had intended to run it again in London in 2020 but the global pandemic changed our plans! We hope to run similar events in the future.

How To Get Published

A one-day masterclass for writers

Saturday 9th February 2019 – Foyles, Charing Cross, London

Do you want to get published? Have you written a book but have no idea how to take the next steps? Brought to you by Publishing Talk, the How to Get Published masterclass is an essential day for all authors starting out – whether traditional or indie.

Meet bestselling authors, literary agents, publishers and self-publishing experts as they explain the publishing landscape, the various routes to publication and equip you for career success. Expect no-nonsense, practical advice to motivate you to write that book – and get it published!

Foyles Bookshop, London
Join us at the iconic Foyles bookshop on Charing Cross Road, London for a packed day of great speakers, panels, discussions and plenty of time for networking with fellow writers.

Write a Bestseller by Jacq BurnsWe’re also giving away a FREE copy of Write a Bestseller by literary agent Jacq Burns (one of our speakers) to all delegates – so you’ll have no excuse not to get on and pursue your publishing ambitions!

What you can expect to learn:

  • How to get an agent
  • What publishers are looking for
  • How traditional publishing works
  • Alternatives to traditional publishing
  • How to build your platform online

Full programme and book online

Confirmed speakers include:

This event has now ended.

Next Masterclass

Book NowMasterclass: How to Perfect Your Submission to Agents and Publishers
Speaker: Scott Pack
When: Wednesday 10th February 2021, 6:30pm UK time
Where: Online - join us from anywhere in the world
Price: £10-£30 (or equivalent in your currency)
Booking: Eventbrite (Limited places available - book now!)


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Jon Reed

Jon Reed is an author, screenwriter, publisher and social media consultant. He is the author of Get Up to Speed With Online Marketing (2e, Pearson Business, 2013) and offers social media training and consultancy through his company Reed Media. Jon is also director of social media strategy for digital agency Pilao. Jon started Publishing Talk in 2007 following a 10-year career in publishing, including as publishing director for McGraw-Hill. More...

One thought on “EVENT: How to Get Published – Saturday 9th February 2019, London

  • 10th March 2020 at 5:40 pm

    Thanks, Mr. Reed for sharing this insightful piece with us. Publicity is as important as writing proficiency. Many books aren’t best-sellers simply because they do not have the right publishing strategy and publicity.

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