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Initial form – application

Provide basic details about yourself, any writing experience, the reasons you’d like to be a novelist and the genres of any ideas you’d like to write.

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Sign NDA

NDA required to be signed to protect DML’s application process.


The psychometric test at the heart of the interview process.

Discuss ideas

We’ll bring you in (or by telephone) for an interview to discuss any ideas you have that you’d like to turn into novels.

Second NDA

NDA required to be signed to protect you when we discuss your ideas for novels as part of the interview.


We’ll bring you in for an interview to meet you and discuss the ins and outs of the role of novelist.

Agree Terms

We’ll finalise the details of your contract and the deal we’ll offer you.


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