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Writing a Novel Scholarships 2015

Faber Writing Academy at Allen & Unwin is pleased to announce the continuation of the Writing a Novel Scholarship in 2015. The Scholarship offers one person in Sydney and one person in Melbourne a free place on our six-month Writing a Novel course. ... more


The 2014 Writing a Novel Anthology

The Faber Writing Academy 'Writing a Novel Anthology 2014 is now available as a free ebook from Kindle.

Writing a Novel Anthology 2014

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New! Kick start your writing life with Start to Write

Kick start your writing life with Start to Write, a 1-day course in Melbourne and Sydney on 22 November. For only $150 you get a great day's intensive teaching and you'll be entitled to our alumni discount on further courses – so if you're considering a Faber Writing Academy course, why not try us out first?

Editing Fundamentals: Learn to revise your own work

6-29 November 2014

There is clear link between being able to revise your own work and the increased likelihood of publication. Learn the vital craft of how to edit your own work in this course run over three Thursday evenings and one Saturday. ... more

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News & features

Faber Academy alumna nails bestseller & film deal

SJ Watson, author of Before I Go to Sleep, did the inaugural Writing a Novel course in London and the film adaptation of his book (Before I Go to Sleep) has just opened in Australia. ... more

How to Write a Book

Listen to an interview with our wonderful tutor Kathryn Heyman on how to write a book: