Survival Guide for Authors

A strategy for survival for speakers and authors Truth is always stranger than fiction. If a screen-writer were to have put today’s events into a film script, it would have been rejected for being too far-fetched.  In the same way that Monty Python’s Spanish...

London Book Fair cancellation -problem or opportunity?

London Book Fair Cancelled The London Book Fair is the largest and most important book trade event of the year with thousands of publishers and industry experts and suppliers travelling from every country to take part. It is where publishers promote their new titles...

Will you become a published author in 2020?

What difference will it make becoming an author in 2020? By Chris Day – co-founder of Authoritize   There is no better time to become a properly published author than right now. It is not just the start of a new year, but also of a new decade. The perfect time...

How to Market your book

Filament Publishing is proud to support and sponsor the AuthorCraft Academy – a new service to help authors to market and sell their books. The Academy will be launched on Tuesday 24th of September in the Institute of Directors, 116 Pall Mall. Reserve you place...

Filament welcomes our new Illustrator in residence

For many years, illustrator and freelance cartoonist Anne-Marie Sonneveld has been helping our authors create beautiful children’s books through her company AMS Illustration. Now we are delighted to bring her into the Filament Team as our illustrator in...

Capitalism is broken. What can we do to fix it?

Business theories and philosophies are rarely the topic of the breakfast table, if indeed people still have time to sit and eat before rushing out of the door. But never before has there been such a period of intense change at every level of our society.  Almost...

You are invited to AuthorCraft

Mix and mingle with fellow authors on the same journey as yourself. Learn from our expert speakers and recognise the achievement of our newly published authors. Reserve your place now! Our speakers on March 26th in the Institute of Directors at 6pm...