How to Work With Beta Readers

Looking for a beta reader?

BetaBooks is an online productivity app for authors which makes sending manuscripts to beta readers easy. BetaBooks keeps your feedback organized and searchable, giving you new insights into your book. Often when authors start looking for beta readers for the first time, their main concern is usually where to find beta readers to critique their

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Why Hire Us For A Manuscript Assessment?

Writerful Books offers an affordable manuscript assessment service for unpublished writers within the UK who are seeking a professional manuscript appraisal.

Writerful Books provides an affordable manuscript assessment service for authors within the UK seeking to hire an editor for a manuscript appraisal. If you have finished writing your book and are ready for your manuscript to be assessed, our experienced editors can offer you practical assistance to help unlock your book’s potential by uncovering any

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Editing Software For Writers

SmartEdit is a smart editing tool for editors and writers.

As an editor and writer, I’m always on the lookout for apps, hacks and plugins that will make my life easier, streamline a particular process or help improve my work. SmartEdit popped up on my radar recently and I decided to give it a whirl to see if it could add value to the beta

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Why Are Our Beta Readers So Picky?

Are you looking to find a beta reader?

Trying to find a good beta reader is harder than you think.. Each month we receive a large number of requests from authors looking to hire beta readers for their novel or non-fiction book. In an ideal world we would read each and every manuscript and give it a five star rating. But since our

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Where to Find Australian Book Editors?

Writerful Books is an author services and editing company based in Australia that provides beta reading, book editing services and manuscript assessments for Australian authors.

Writing a novel isn’t easy. You’ve devoted a substantial part of your life to creating an incredible story, then nurtured your creation through the endless rounds of revisions and even obsessed for days whether to leave a comma in or out, that your family and friends have started to think you’ve lost the plot. We

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Looking for Australian Beta Readers?

Writerful Books is an author services and editing company based in Australia that provides beta reading, book editing services and manuscript assessments for Australian authors.

Writerful Books is an author services company based in Melbourne, Australia that provides beta readers as well as editing services for Australian authors. Our professional beta readers will analyse your manuscript carefully before it is edited (new writers should have their book edited first) and provide you with constructive criticism focusing on the flow, characterisation,

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Ideas to Overcome Writer’s Block

Seven ways to generate ideas for writers.

First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination ~ Napoleon Hill The word ‘idea’ often conjures up the image of a sudden flash of inspiration that comes like a bolt out of nowhere. We

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Why Free Beta Readers Can Come at a Cost

Free beta readers can come at a cost.

New and unpublished authors will often hire beta readers to receive a comprehensive critique before submitting their manuscript to a publisher or self-publishing. The beta reader’s job is to read the manuscript as an actual reader would and present feedback on what works and what doesn’t, any styling or structural issues, plot holes or issues

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Great Books Require Great Book Editors

Do you need an affordable editor to edit your manuscript?

Do you need to hire a book editor to edit your manuscript? Our book editors can assist you with your manuscript to ensure it is polished and ready to be published. We specialise in book editing unlike other editing companies that do everything from academic editing to proofreading documents for businesses, corporations and government departments.

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Do You Need an Editor For Your Book?

Do you need an affordable editor to edit your manuscript?

You’ve spent the last 18 months locked away in a room writing your first book. When your manuscript was completed you then spent a further six months self-editing and umpteen revisions. Your family and friends, who kept getting bizarre voicemail messages every time they called, are overjoyed when you finally make your first public appearance

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Getting Published With Submit Saturday

Getting published is easier with Wednesday Blurb which is accepting book proposals and manuscript submissions.

Ready to Submit? We are looking for new writers from Australia, Britain (UK) and Ireland. To facilitate this we have created a streamlined manuscript submission process called Submit Saturday to encourage Australian, British and Irish writers to submit their unsolicited manuscripts to us. If your goal is to have your book published we would love

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Content Marketing for Authors

Content marketing for authors is the process of creating and distributing valuable content to attract readers to build an audience, and attract ‘employers’ for writing or career opportunities.

Jin is a designer from Melbourne, Australia who is dedicated to helping Australian writers build their personal brands online. The following article is a step-by-step guide to help authors build their author platform. Content Marketing for Authors – A Step-by-Step Guide: If there’s one low-cost marketing strategy that’s perfect for writers, it’s content marketing. Content

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Why Choose Our Book Publishing Services?

Book publishing services.

Writerful Books provides a range of book publishing services for authors seeking assistance in getting published. In addition to manuscript assessments and a range of editing services we can work with you on a strategy for the successful completion of your writing project and having your book published. W are passionate about book publishing and

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David Bowie’s 100 Favourite Books

David Bowie's 100 favourite books.

Image from LitReactor David Bowie, who died on Sunday January 2016, will always be known for his trailblazing music and style but not many people know that he was also a literary man as well. A few years ago he compiled a list of his 100 favourite books. To his many fans and those interested in

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Do You Need a Manuscript Assessment?

Writerful Books can assess and edit your manuscript.

Writerful Books provides an affordable manuscript assessment service to unpublished writers within Australia, Britain (UK) and Ireland who require the guidance of an expert editor for a professional manuscript appraisal. A professional manuscript assessment will work on the structure, content and style of your manuscript along with many other elements such as character development, dialogue,

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