Discounts valid for use on selected four-, five- and six-week online courses. Use code BUNDLE20 to save 20% when you purchase two courses. Use code BUNDLE30 to save 30% when you purchase three courses or more. View all eligible courses below. Offer ends midnight, end of day on 31 Dec 2024 (UK time). Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.
Our six-week online courses
The full price of one of these courses is £220. You’ll pay £176 per course when you include them in a bundle of two courses or pay just £154 per course when you include them in a bundle of three or more courses!
Starting to Write Your Novel
Develop your idea, plot and plan your novel, and write a confident opening, with CBC's founder, Anna Davis. 6 weeks.
Write to the End of Your Novel
You’ve started writing but it’s a long way to the end of the first draft. Anna Davis will get you there. 6 weeks.
Edit & Pitch Your Novel
Great novels are made in the rewrite. Get the best out of your novel and learn how to confidently pitch your novel with advice from Anna Davis and the Curtis Brown literary agents. 6 weeks.
Writing TV Drama
Learn the essentials of screenwriting and get to work on your own TV drama, with renowned screenwriter and showrunner Colin Teevan. 6 weeks.
Writing a Memoir
Much-loved memoirist Cathy Rentzenbrink shows you how to shape your real-life stories as compelling narratives. 6 weeks.
Find your style of poetry, develop your craft and experiment with different poetic forms, with Ondaatje-prize-winninng poet Anthony Anaxagorou. 6 weeks.
Writing Crime Fiction
Vaseem Khan, President of the prestigious Crime Writers' Association, shows you how to write a murder novel. 6 weeks.
Writing a Psychological Thriller
Write a twisty, suspenseful thriller that readers won’t be able to put down, with bestselling author Erin Kelly. 6 weeks.
Writing Historical Fiction
Travel to the past and explore what makes a compelling historical novel, with #1 bestseller S J Parris. 6 weeks.
Writing a Romance Novel
Market-leader Jenny Colgan explores how to write an irresistible, heartfelt story that readers will fall in love with. 6 weeks.
Writing YA & Middle Grade Fiction
Write captivating stories for younger readers with award-winning children’s fiction and YA author Patrice Lawrence. 6 weeks.
Writing Science Fiction
Prize-winning SF writer Adam Roberts on how to transport your readers to somewhere that’s entirely yours, with a compelling world and extraordinary characters. 6 weeks.
Writing Short Stories
Hone your storytelling skills and write and edit a complete short story with BBC National Short Story Award winner Cynan Jones. 6 weeks.
Illustrating a Children's Picture Book
Bestselling and prolific children’s book illustrator and author, Sarah McIntyre, guides you through the fundamentals of children’s picture book illustration. 6 weeks.
Writing a Children's Picture Book
Popular children’s book author and illustrator David O’Connell guides you through the unwritten rules of writing children’s picture book text. 6 weeks.
Writing & Illustrating a Children's Picture Book
Sarah McIntyre and David O'Connell share insights into both sides picture book creation. Perfect for budding illustrators and writers. 10 weeks.
Our five-week online courses
The full price of one of these courses is £185. You’ll pay £148 per course when you include them in a bundle of two courses or pay just £129.50 per course when you include them in a bundle of three or more courses!
Writing Literary Fiction with Tessa Hadley
Award-winning literary novelist and short story writer Tessa Hadley on how to think about your craft in an entirely fresh way. 5 weeks.
Writing Fiction with Marian Keyes
The much-loved international bestseller on discovering your authentic voice, writing loveable characters and sprinkling your work with humour. 5 weeks.
Writing Fiction with Kate Mosse
Bestselling author of epic historical fiction Kate Mosse on how to find inspiration in landscapes and create vivid settings, plus how to supercharge your stories using effective research. 5 weeks.
Writing Fiction with David Nicholls
David Nicholls, author of the iconic novel One Day, on how to structure your novel, use comic set pieces, and plan a brilliant ending. 5 weeks.
Our four-week online courses
The full price of one of these courses is £125. You’ll pay £100 per course when you include them in a bundle of two courses or pay just £72.92 per course when you include them in a bundle of three or more courses!
Creative Writing for Beginners
Anna Davis helps you tap into your imagination and personal experience, explore your Writer’s World and start writing with confidence. 4 weeks.
The Literary Agent – with Jonny Geller
Learn from leading Curtis Brown agent Jonny Geller. Get the inside track on what a literary agent does, how to get one, and how a good agent can help you build a career as an author. 4 weeks.
Character Development – The Deep Dive
Create characters that will live on in your reader’s mind long after they’ve closed the book, with Anna Davis. 4 weeks.
Dialogue – The Deep Dive
Bestselling author Laura Barnett shows you how to supercharge your dialogue as a powerful means to bring story and characters to life. 4 weeks.
Plot & Story – The Deep Dive
Laura Barnett offers tried-and-tested methods of plotting your new writing projects and road-testing your stories. 4 weeks.
Relationships in Fiction – The Deep Dive
Bestselling author Laura Barnett will help you write convincingly about love, loss and connection – and create relationships in your stories that provide a key source of conflict, tension and drama. 4 weeks.
Showing & Telling – The Deep Dive
We all know the creative writing rule of ‘show don’t tell’ – but almost every great novel uses showing and telling to conjure its magic! Learn to use both with much-loved author Anna Freeman. 4 weeks.
How does it work?
- Add at least two eligible online courses to your basket individually – remember to choose different start dates for each course.
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- Use discount code BUNDLE20 to save 20% when you purchase two courses.
- Use discount code BUNDLE30 to save 30% when you purchase three courses or more.
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Courses must be purchased in the same order. Discounts valid for use on selected four-, five- and six-week online courses. View all eligible courses below. Please note that if a course is not found on this page it is not included in this offer. Additional feedback (reports and tutorials) are not included in this offer. Bundle discounts can not be used in conjunction with any other offer. Discount cannot be retroactively applied. Offer ends midnight, end of day on 31 Dec 2024 (UK time).
Mix and match the courses that suit you! Design your own tailor-made online creative writing course programme using the courses listed on this page. All eligible course are listed on this page.
Looking for some inspiration? Here are just a few examples of the discounted bundles you can build using this offer.
- Beginner Bundle = Creative Writing for Beginners + Starting to Write Your Novel (Worth: £345 You pay: £276)
- How to Write Your Novel Bundle = Starting to Write Your Novel + Write to the End of Your Novel + Edit & Pitch Your Novel (Worth: £660 You pay: £462)
- Crime & Thriller Bundle = Writing Crime Fiction + Writing a Psychological Thriller (Worth: £440 You pay: £352)
- Historical Fiction Bundle = Writing Historical Fiction + Writing Fiction with Kate Mosse (Worth: £405 You pay: £324)
- Romantic Fiction Bundle = Writing a Romance Novel + Writing Fiction with Marian Keyes (Worth: £405 You pay: £324)
- Character Building Bundle = Writing Fiction with David Nicholls + Character Development – The Deep Dive (Worth: £310 You pay: £248)
- Writer's Toolkit Bundle = Character Development – The Deep Dive + Dialogue – The Deep Dive + Showing & Telling – The Deep Dive + Plot & Story – The Deep Dive (Worth: £500 You pay: £350)