How to Write Like a Bestselling Author

Secrets of Success from 50 of the World's Greatest Writers

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • Price: £12.99
  • Publication date: 10 August 2017
  • ISBN: 9781786850386

About the book

Who hasn’t dreamt of writing a bestseller?

Illuminating the best-known works of 50 celebrated authors, writing coach Tony Rossiter shows you exactly how they achieved their phenomenal success. With an expert eye he explains how each author began writing, and examines their style, techniques and routine for insights into their art.

Imitating the methods – rather than the content – of a favourite writer is an excellent apprenticeship for anyone who wants to master the craft of writing. And it’s how many of the most successful authors began. If you want to write a bestseller, this guide will set you on the path to success.

About the author

Tony Rossiter is a freelance writer who has written six non-fiction books and contributes the ‘Beat the Bestsellers’ column to Writing Magazine. A former diplomat and civil servant who has worked in Moscow and Karachi, he is an international consultant as well as a writing tutor.