Course Fee: £245 with feedback / £165 without feedback – Get between 5% and 20% off by becoming a Retreat West Author Member. Info here.
The online Start Your Novel Course will help you get a novel outline and plan in place and get to know your story, characters and world before you start writing the first draft.
Amanda Saint is a novelist, short writer and the founder of Retreat West. She is also the commissioning editor and publisher at Retreat West Books. Her debut novel, As If I Were A River, was a NetGalley Top 10 Book of the Month, longlisted for the Guardian Not The Booker Prize 2016, and a Book Magnet Blog Top 20 Book of 2016. Her new novel, Remember Tomorrow, is publishing in February 2019. Amanda designs and teaches many online courses and teaches live workshops at literary festivals and writing retreats. She has helped many writers to develop their work, the majority of whom have gone on to get published .
The course content is designed to get you going with your novel. Over the 6 weeks you will do planning and preparation work that will give you a great insight into your story before you start writing the draft.
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If you sign up as a Retreat West Author Member you’ll get a discount of between 5% and 20% on our courses included in your benefits package, as well as whole load of other great stuff to get you writing, learning and submitting more. Get info here.