GRINDSTONE LITERARY LTD

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WHO ARE WE?

Grindstone has been helping authors reach publication since 2017.

Competitions Hosted

23

Our annual Novel Prize is one of the largest in the UK.

Prizes Awarded

£18k

We pay our competition winners to help support their writing.

Authors Agented

46

We put all longlisted novels in the hands of waiting agents.

Affiliated Agents

61

We work with agents from the biggest agencies in the world.

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BY AUTHORS, FOR AUTHORS

Grindstone Literary is the brainchild of British author Daniel Morgan, and was founded in 2017. Daniel has written bestsellers in crime and thriller, science fiction, romance, and YA, and has build a career across both indie publishing and through traditional mediums. Grindstone was originally founded as a competition platform but has grown to become so much more. We are now proud to offer opportunities and advice for aspiring authors, connecting them with agents, helping them to build their own author platform, and ultimately realise their dreams of become a true author. Things have never been tougher for aspiring writers, but we believe in what we do, and we know that hard work breeds success. That's why, here at Grindstone, it's always ...

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