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Jacq Burns was commissioning editor at Random House & Editorial Director at Harper Collins where she edited classics such as Men are from Mars; Women are from Venus, Who Moved My Cheese, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and Toddler Taming - which have sold millions of copies.

She is the author of Write a Bestseller, published by Hodder, and a bestselling series of successful books for Random House, under a pseudonym.  Jacq has also ghostwritten a number of well-known titles and co-founded The London Writers Club. She is also a literary agent for authors.

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"The direction in your feedback was the crucial ingredient in propelling me to a place where I could actually finish the story.  I went on to secure a two book deal with Penguin/Random House, with my first novel Don’t Stand so Close."  Sharon Lewis

"I arrived with just a few book ideas, months later I had a book deal with a major publisher. I’m now represented by Jacq’s agency and published by Pearson." John Williams, author of Screw Work, Let’s Play