Start mapping out your next book with our

7-Day Writing Challenge

Author Accelerator’s 7-Day Writing Challenge will help you build a strong foundation by showing you how to drill down into the most important elements that drive your story or argument forward. Without these in place before you start writing, you could risk YEARS of frustration and a book that goes NOWHERE.

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Take our 7-Day Writing Challenge
to start building your roadmap now!

When you sign up for the challenge, you will receive seven assignments targeted at defining what your book is about. Throughout the week, you will...

Define why you are writing this book

Discover the point of your story

Develop your book jacket copy

Describe your book in one killer sentence

Brainstorm and select your book’s working title

Start writing your book with our Two-Tier Outline workbook (for fiction)

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Writing Challenge FAQ

+ Does the Writing Challenge include feedback from an Author Accelerator book coach?

No, our Writing Challenge does not include feedback from one of our coaches. If you wish to receive feedback from a coach, please consider joining our Manuscript Accelerator program.

+ I’ve already started writing my manuscript, is the Writing Challenge still for me?

It can be extremely helpful, no matter where you are in the writing process, to analyze your book and see whether there are weak spots, holes, or elements that need solidifying. Plus, the Writing Challenge is free.

+ I haven’t written a single page, is the Writing Challenge still for me?

Absolutely! That's what these exercises are designed to do – get you started!

+ What comes after the Writing Challenge?

You have two options: 1) You can join our Manuscript Accelerator program or 2) You can join our Membership Circle.

+ I purchased the Creative Live One-on-One Coaching course bundle, how do I submit my assignments for feedback?

The confirmation message you received from Creative Live includes details about how to submit your assignments. If you did not receive an email or have misplaced it, please forward your Creative Live purchase confirmation email to and we will be happy to send you the instructions.

+ Still have questions?

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