• ‘This was the best professional event that I’ve attended in the past three years. The content was superb and the atmosphere was fantastic.’

    Danilo Danilo Dusoswa, Head of Operations, Vearsa, one of Confluence 2020 Sponsors

  • ‘If it hadn’t been for the welcoming arms of Byte The Book, I wouldn’t have had the confidence to do what I’ve done in publishing. I can’t thank them enough for being so inclusive and supportive.’

    Peter Fullagar, Writer and Editor

  • “Agent Tables was a great success. It was good to meet so many writers and discuss our different journeys. The atmosphere was great and it was such a good opportunity to meet a couple of agents face to face”.

    Anne Marshall, Author

  • ‘Thank you so much to Byte The Book and everyone else involved. I know how much hard work goes into organising such events and I thoroughly enjoyed myself as well as meeting some wonderful people’

    Kate Oliver, SYDEKIX

  • I came away with a real buzz, and excited about the two agents who requested my manuscript; it wouldn’t have happened without ByteTheBook, so thank you.

    Issy Mahmoud, Author

  • “Wherever you are in the writing process, Byte the Book will know who to connect you with to get you to the next stage.”

    Ben Steele, Author & PR Consultant

  • “Byte the book’s events, and especially Justine herself, have been invaluable for keeping me informed about the industry and for meeting new clients and colleagues.”

    Janey Burton, Publishing Consultant

  • “All of publishing life is here”

    Chris Chalmers, Author

  • “Byte has been an incredible resource for me, and introduced me to Blue Mark Books who published my debut novel”

    Lucy Brydon, Writer, Filmmaker

  • “Aspiring writers share limitless enthusiasm, seasoned industry professionals offer sage advice – it’s a great combination.”

    Jon Appleton, Author & Publishing Consultant

  • “We think it is a really useful organisation for small independent presses” Georgie Aldridge, Clays

    Georgie Aldridge, Clays

  • “A great opportunity to learn new aspects of the publishing journey”

    Samara Timon, Author

  • “Some of the most important discussion in the industry happens at Byte”

    Chris Russell, Author

  • “I have obtained some fantastic contacts both from intros via Justine and at the events.”

    Ryan Morison, Digital Publishing Entrepreneur

Future events

Byte The Book, BookTok TikTok Workshop

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

You’ve heard loads about TikTok but are you using it? Are you afraid of it, or just feel like it’s for digital natives? Worry no longer, in this hands-on workshop, open to all whatever your experience,  you will learn ho…

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Members’ Surgery – November

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Lots of you want personal introductions or advice on the industry so we have set up a FREE members-only surgery once a month. The next one is on 1st November, 11am – 1pm.  Each session is a maximum of 15 minutes. If you…

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Children’s Agent Tables – November 2022

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

It’s notoriously hard for authors to meet agents so for the past few years we’ve been running Agent Tables. Lots of authors have found agents and some have secured publishing deals, others have got useful advice that the…

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Byte the Book media

We are a network for authors, publishers and technology companies. Our primary focus is to connect authors to the publishing industry to help them publish and thrive. Here is our founder Justine Solomons discussing Byte The Book with Hermione Ireland.

Latest news

Member News – September

  A sequel to Into the Mouth of the Lion, by A.B. Kyazze is coming soon. Called Ahead of the Shadows, it is another fast-paced story set in war zones, this time in DR Congo and Darfur, Sudan, but…

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Ill Wind

By Dea Parkin “Ill Wind” was selected as the finalist of the 2022 Byte Shorts Showcase.  The wind keened across the Trojan plain. Huddled in the camp, shivering in a thin fur, Lysander stared at his s…

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Shallows

By Nic Mira “Shallows” was selected as the finalist of the 2022 Byte Shorts Showcase.  A lone, late gull swoops across the departing boat’s wake, the oarsman standing at the stern and pushing against…

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