Author: Dea Parkin

Back in the dark reaches of 2020 Fiction Feedback critiqued two books by this author, Exodus of Spies and Coincidence of Spies. Brian was looking for an editorial opinion to help get them into shape for publication. He tells us he got a ‘massive fillip’ from...

We have launched our book marketing course, the first course Fiction Feedback has offered. It's one-to-one, and tailored to your writing, your experience and your aspirations and marketing aptitudes. For more, see Resources. Email us: info@fictionfeedback.co.uk Photo: Anna Caig (L) and Dea Parkin, Editor-in-Chief at Fiction Feedback ...

Face-to-face training, tailored to you and your writing. Maybe you’ve not finished your novel yet, but you’re sensibly looking ahead. Or maybe your novel is completed and edited, your cover designed, the book ready to go. Maybe you have an agent and contract, maybe you’re publishing...

Writing a query letter is tricky, striking the crucial balance between informing and persuading. Hard facts rather than verbosity are your best ally here and these are the points an agent or publisher will look for you to cover in your query letter. Succinct information about...

Writers  can benefit from expert assistance when it comes to submissions and we're delighted to offer that help. First, please check that you've done the following. Check using the agent or publisher's website (not just the entry in Writers' & Artists' Yearbook, which can quickly be out...

Fiction Feedback was delighted to copy-edit this charming romance from Karen Ann Davies some while ago. Now it's published, and we can all escape to Greece. Which is a good thing at the best of times, and now is just what we all need. The...