The Women Writers’ Handbook
Practical Advice, Professional Resources on the Craft & Business of Writing
edited by Cheryl Robson, Janet Beck, and Vania Georgeson
With contributions by: Alison Prager, Ann Hazel Clare, Ayshe Raif, Bryony Lavery, Caryl Churchill, Cherry Smythe, Clare Bayley, Jean Abbott, Jill Hyem, Nina Rapi
Winner of The Pandora Award.
Practical advice and professional resources on the craft & business of writing.
A handbook for both new and experienced women writers, including practical advice, help, and professional resources on the craft and career aspects of writing for a living. Useful for running a series of writing workshops, for help accessing and applying for grants, awards and bursaries.
The Women Writers’ Handbook also includes examples of workshop writing, poems, short stories, and essays on collaboration by women writers including:
Alison Prager, Ann Hazel Clare, Ayshe Raif, Bryony Lavery, Caryl Churchill, Cherry Smythe, Clare Bayley, Jean Abbott, Jill Hyem, Nina Rapi
“…a gem of a book: everything a woman writer might need in one slim volume.” Everywoman Magazine
“…I found The Women Writers’ Handbook intriguing, and it should encourage other women to develop confidence in creativity.” The Listener
“…plenty of practical advice and information including detailed suggestions for a series of sessions.” Writers’ News