Creative Writing Courses


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The Online Creative Writing Courses


This is the writing program created by a Booker-list author designed to coincide with the real-time step-by-step development of a novel. With self-paced flexible learning, interactive classes, live workshops and personal coaching dedicated to you and your story for the accountability you need to stay on track to write and finish your novel.

Wherever you are in your writing journey, we’ve got the creative writing course plan for you. Beginners are warmly welcomed. 





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1. Find your story

Learn the art of storytelling and create the world of your story with The Classic Storytelling Class, the first step of your writing journey.

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2. Write your novel

Write and complete a first draft of your novel with personal coaching with The Ninety Day Novel Class, the second step of our course program.

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3. Edit your book

Master your material and take your first draft to last draft with guidance from professional fiction editors with the third step of our course program, The Big Edit.

Our Writing Course Plans


Our plans offer a structured year-long program to meet your needs with lessons and classes you can take at your own pace and flexible private coaching you can schedule to suit a busy lifestyle. 

All plans include membership of our community and access for a year. (But don’t worry, you can stay with us after your year with monthly membership.)

The Novel Kickstarter Course

Find the story and write a first draft.

$1699 / £1399 ($169 / £139 monthly)

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The Novel Development Course

Complete and edit the novel you started.

$1865 / £1550 ($175 / £149 monthly)

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The Finished Novel Course

The writer-to-author career path.

The complete 3-step program plus a full manuscript assessment for submission to literary agents.

$3499 / £2799 ($329 / £259 monthly)

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Your Course Director

Meet our founder, the award-winning novelist who created the program and oversees our student body.

Louise Dean
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Your Writing Coach

The bestselling authors of The Novelry in the USA, Canada and the UK.

The Coaching Team
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Your Writing Community

With live group workshops and online and real-life events in the USA and the UK.

The Writing Group

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For writers at every stage of the journey.

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Your Editorial Team

The only writing course in the world with Big Five publishing editors.

The Editors
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Our Literary Agency Partners

Discover the literary agencies in the USA and the UK that fast-track submissions from our grads.

Literary Agents
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Our Success Stories

Meet our grads who have secured literary agents and gone on to become published authors.

Success Stories

The Writing Classes

Our online creative writing courses are available as three stand-alone classes.

All include membership and a years access.



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1. The Classic

Membership (1 year)
55 lessons
Coaching Session

Find the story. A foundation in the art of storytelling.

$599 / £499

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2. The Ninety Day Novel

Membership (1 year)
100 lessons
6 Coaching Sessions

Write a novel with personal coaching sessions. 

Three payments of $399 / £333

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3. The Big Edit

Membership (1 year)
52 lessons
2 Editorial Sessions

Towards publishing with professional editors. 

$999 / £799

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Creative Writing Certificate

Get a creative writing certificate with every module you complete to testify to your achievement in completing each of the three stages of our pathway to writing to a professional publishing standard. Overseen by recognized professionals, our courses are held in high regard by publishing industry professionals and recommended by leading literary agencies.

You will get a course certificate with an acknowledgement of your completion as attested by our founder and course director with social media credentials to add to your profile on LinkedIn or your resumé. 

Next Steps for Your Writing Career

If you’re seeking to secure a literary agent and embark on a writing career as a published author, our services can take you all the way to achieving your ambition. With guidance and support on the publishing process, we give you all you need to polish your novel to pitch-perfect and enter our submissions process to present your work to our world-class literary agency partners.


If you are a seasoned writer, wanting to make the very best start on your next novel, avoiding some pitfalls, playing to your strengths and aiming for literary and commercial success, plan your next novel with The Advanced Class. Consider The Ultimate Manuscript Assessment if you have a novel you have drafted and re-drafted and are now seeking professional guidance to prepare to enter the publishing process.

The Advanced Class

Outline your next novel and prepare to write your very best book.

With expert guidance from a Booker-listed author. Includes a years membership and dedicated monthly workshops for those on the Advanced Class. Available with personal coaching sessions.

$499 / £399

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The Ultimate Manuscript Assessment

An in-depth assessment of your manuscript with a comprehensive report, a marked-up manuscript and a 45-minute live session from professional editors with experience at major publishing houses. 

$1899 / £1499

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The World’s Best-Loved Writing School


‘Amazing team to work with!’ Lisa Lynn.

Look inside The Novelry and youll see we offer so much more than a writing course. Our Positive Coaching Method helps you write and shine.

This is the writing course program with dedicated personal attention to fast-track your development as a writer. 


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‘Confidence-boosting and life-changing, one of the best experiences of my life.’ Martin D.

The writing courses with more 5* independent reviews from writers than any other.


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