War Of The Words goes global! Books

War Of The Words goes global!

The best writing competition in the history of science fiction is now open to entries from all over the world, by popular demand.

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Become a published SF author! Books

Become a published SF author!

Are you the next Isaac Asimov? Or perhaps the new Douglas Adams? There’s only one way to find out, and it starts with getting published… and SciFiNow and Tor are here to help. Millions of sci-fi and fantasy fans across the world dream of having their own novel on sale but unfortunately getting your opus … Continued

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War Of The Words: Tony Ballantyne

War Of The Words: Tony Ballantyne

Tor’s Tony Ballantyne lets us into the secrets behind the creation of his novels. Take heed – it could be the difference between getting published or not. I like to keep my desk clean, just a keyboard and a notepad, but as you can see the clutter creeps back in. I’ve got a collection of … Continued

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War Of The Words: Neal Asher’s advice Books

War Of The Words: Neal Asher’s advice

In the first of a series of articles, one of Tor’s top writers, Neal Asher, gives you his advice on how to become a writer. Quite often, when someone finds out what I do for a living, they tell me they want to write a book. Cynical thoughts then pass through my mind: no, you … Continued

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War Of The Words: What Tor looks for Books

War Of The Words: What Tor looks for

Senior Commissioning Editor, Julie Crisp, let’s us know what Tor looks for when reviewing submissions. Ask ten different people what makes a good book – you’ll probably get ten different answers. Everyone has distinct tastes so this makes publishing for such a diverse audience a challenge… The key thing any publisher looks for in an … Continued

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