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Creative Writing


Includes statistics such as:

  • Book market in the UK
  • Attitudes toward writing among children in the UK
  • Adults who have written stories or poetry in England
  • Attendance at book or writing events in England
  • Publishing industry in the UK
  • Fiction book sales revenue in the UK

Other statistical databases

Books to help you prepare for creative writing jobs

Trade journals

Trade journals or magazines are written for people working in the creative industries. They feature articles that focus on contemporary topics of interest to professionals and will often include industry-specific advertising and job postings. Some useful creative writing trade journals are:

a-n: The Artists Information Company