Anthony J Quinn Editing Services

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Service details

No telephone provided

Service description

This writer is for hire!

I’m a critically acclaimed and internationally bestselling crime novelist (debut Disappeared picked as one of the Best Books of the Year by both the Times and the Daily Mail), who’s offering to share his knowledge, hard-won experience, encouragement, hope and a literary hug to writers on the long and solitary journey to publication.

Contact me if you’re looking for:

An honest, expert, thorough and gentle assessment of your manuscript from a writer whose work has been short-listed for literary awards in Ireland, the UK and the US.

Advice from someone who has developed well-established links with international publishers and a thorough knowledge of what agents and commissioning editors are looking for.

Guidance on submitting to publishers and obtaining an agent.

Help with shaping your manuscript into a bestseller.

A ghost-writer to write your story.

Mentoring and professional feedback on all aspects of a manuscript, so you can see what’s already working and where improvements can be made.

If you want to join me in achieving your writing goals and ambitions, drop me an email at, outlining your project.

I’m an Irish writer and journalist. My debut novel Disappeared was shortlisted for a Strand Literary Award in the United States. It was also listed by Kirkus Reviews as one of the top ten thrillers of 2012. After its UK publication in 2014, Disappeared was selected by the Daily Mail and the Times as one of the best novels of the year. It was also long-listed for the Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. My short stories have twice been shortlisted for a Hennessy/New Irish Writing award. In 2014, I was awarded an ACES bursary for literature from the Northern Ireland Arts Council, and in 2016 I was Northern Ireland Libraries Writer-in-Residence.

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