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How to be a Writer
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How to be a Writer

David Quantick

David Quantick interviews some of the best writers in a variety of fields to provide a detailed overview for living your life as a writer on a daily practical level.

In conversation with Caitlin Moran, Jon Ronson, Suzanne Moore, Mark Billingham, Emma Donoghue, Dennis Kelly and many others, David asks:

  • When do you get ideas?
  • When do you write?
  • How do you deal with your money?
  • Who do you have lunch with?
  • How do you keep going?

How to Be a Writer looks at every aspect of a writer’s life, from writing methods to writing habits and every aspect of day to day life as a writer. Advice and anecdotes from agents, publishers, comedy writers, stand-up comedians, best-selling authors and popular columnists - to help you BE the writer you want to be.

David Quantick is part of the writing team for HBO's multi-award winning show Veep. He has recently won the 2015 Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series.

Oberon Books, UK | 978-1-78319-903-7 | Sales Rights: Australia/NZ only | PB
How To Write Everything
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How To Write Everything

David Quantick
How to Write Everything is the ultimate writer’s handbook. It tells you about every aspect of writing, from having an idea to getting the idea out into the world and getting paid for it, too. It covers everything from journalism to screen-writing, from speeches to sketches, from sitcoms to novels.

With thirty years' experience as an award-winning script-writer, journalist, author and broadcaster David Quantick is ideally suited, as a writer, to write this definitive writer's guide to writing... everything.
Oberon Books, UK | 978-1-78319-103-1 | Sales Rights: Australia/NZ only | PB