News & Opinion

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News

Scrap the reading tax!

It is now within the UK Government's power to cut VAT on e-books - write to your MP to make sure it happens. 

Blogs

My Writing Living: Anne Rooney

Anne Rooney explains what it takes to maintain a decent income level, in the face of falling fees and advances, and ever tighter publication schedules.

Interviews

The rewards of age

‘...publishing is orientated towards the young, and so many prizes have age limits or are otherwise aimed at younger people...’

The Author magazine

this Summer issue of The Author is
all about past and future, youth and age.

James McConnachie
Editor, Summer 2018

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