Why Will No-One Publish My Novel?: A Handbook for the Rejected Writer (Hardcover)

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As the author of over 30 novels, stories and screenplays, Fay Weldon has a lifetime of wisdom to impart on the art of writing. In the course of 30 accessible essays, Weldon attempts to answer the title's question—why will no one publish your novel?—and steers the reader on the way to becoming a writer. Full of her trademark wit, this book will delight and amuse at the same time as offering up useful tips for all those who yearn to write.

About the Author

Fay Weldon is recognized as one of Britain's most important and distinctive literary voices. She published her first novel, A Fat Woman's Joke, in 1967, and has gone on to write over 30 works. In 2001, she received a CBE for services to literature.

Praise For…

“Weaves literary lore with Weldon's considerable experience as a successful writer” —Evening Standard

“Contains a lot of interesting advice” —Daily Mail

“Tips and emotional support for the would-be novelist” —Sunday Times

“As the author of over 30 novels, Weldon should certainly know a thing or two about what makes them work” —Daily Mail

“Fay Weldon, who has written more than thirty novels, is in a good position to tell other writers what constitutes publishable fiction... Full of practical, down-to-earth advice for writers who want to turn their manuscript into a saleable success'” —Writing Magazine

“[Weldon] will delight, amuse and give you vital tips on how to get your novel published” —The Oldie

“A wise, witty guide for first-time writers” —Daily Mail

Product Details
ISBN: 9781788544610
ISBN-10: 1788544617
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Publication Date: September 20th, 2018
Pages: 192
Language: English