Sunday, September 14, 2008

Guildford Book Festival



Workshop places are limited, so please book early!


Festival Box Offices: 01483 444789 / 01483 444334


FRIDAY 17 OCTOBER

Kate Walker – Writing Romantic Fiction

Guildford Institute (Old Billiard Room), Ward Street • 3pm-5pm • £8


Romantic fiction writing is big business, making up almost half the paperback fiction sold and generating billions in sales worldwide. This workshop is intended to provide information and advice for anyone who wants to learn how to write romantic fiction. It gives an introduction to all the skills needed for success, from creating realistic characters, sustaining pace and conflict, packing emotional punch, writing sex scenes and crafting a satisfying ending. If you’re just starting out writing romance, or you’ve written a manuscript or two but are not yet published and are interested in honing your skills, this workshop is for you.



Kate Walker has been writing for Harlequin Mills & Boon Modern Romance since 1984. Her novels have been published in over thirty-five countries and approximately twenty different languages worldwide Kate Walker is also the author of the 12 Point Guide to Writing Romance which gives an introduction to the essential skills needed to succeed as a writer of romance.

3 comments:

Rachel said...

Oh wow!

Rushing off to bribe someone into babysitting that afternoon. Really hope I can get there!

Lots of love,

Rach.
xx

Kate Walker said...

I'm glad you were able to book a place, Rachel - looking forward to seeig you there

Kate

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