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The SoA is a trade union for all types of writers, illustrators and literary translators, at all stages of their careers. We have been advising individuals and speaking out for the profession for more than a century. Find out more

What our members are saying: Thank you SoA, as ever, for being so supportive. You offer the most fantastic support service to us authors and I for one really, really appreciate it.

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