Frankfurt Writers’ Seminar

Are you the creative type? Are you the one who always has the best ideas? Have you always wanted to become a writer? Or have you been writing all your life and you want to know how to get published? If so then this event is definitely for you!

The Frankfurt Writers’ Seminar is an event where German as well as international and bestselling authors will take the stage to talk about their own experiences. How they first started. How they improved their craft. How they get inspired. What it took to get published. What their best advice is for aspiring writers. How to go about self-publishing. At this new event, unique to Frankfurt, the invited speakers will discuss this all and more!

And that’s not all. We will also invite a renowned German publishing house. Their representative will explain what it is they look for, what the best way is to approach publishing and what you definitely should not do.

With at least 4 internationally successful writers, a publisher and around 100 (aspiring) writers this is a perfect occasion to learn, to get inspired, to grow and to network. So don’t wait and get your tickets now!


Confirmed speakers:

Alex Barclay (Ireland – Crime/Thriller)

Alex Barclay is the author of several bestselling thrillers. She studied journalism in college, and went on to work as a journalist and copywriter before writing her first novel, Darkhouse, a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller featuring NYPD detective Joe Lucchesi. This was followed by a sequel, The Caller.

Alex won the Ireland AM Crime Fiction Award at the Irish Book Awards for her third novel, Blood Runs Cold, which was the beginning of the Special Agent Ren Bryce series. Since then, Ren has featured in Time of Death, and Alex’s most recent novel, Blood Loss.

Andrea Bottlinger (Germany – Chick-lit and Fantasy)

Andrea Bottlinger is an author, translator and literary editor. She is the writer of bestselling and award-winning novels. She recently won an award at the Frankfurter Buchmesse for Geek Pray Love. She studied Book Science, Literature and Egyptology at the University of Mainz. Outside of her own writing she has translated many works including several Star Trek novels.

Marion Hermannsen (Germany – Romance – Urban Fantasy)

Marion Hermannsen is a German-born author, writing in English. She has self-published three novels and several short stories and novellas under two pen names. She writes genre fiction in the areas of Urban Fantasy and MM Romance under the tag line Unapologetic Romances Because Love Needs No Excuses. Marion holds a Master’s degree in English Literature and has spent two years honing her craft before taking the leap into the scary self-publishing world. She loves learning the ins and outs of the business and enjoys being in control of her own author career.

Early Bird

Save money and order your early bird tickets now! Instead of the regular 69 euro you will be paying 54 euro. Early bird tickets are available till January 15th.


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