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Buy Final Draft 9, Get 10 FREE!

The release of Final Draft 10 is just around the corner! When you purchase Final Draft 9 from The Writers Store, we’ll include a complimentary copy of Final Draft 10 when it’s released. Now’s the time put your new web series, TV pilot, or screenplay on the page, and when Final Draft 10 arrives, your copy will be waiting for you.

Mariner Writer's Suite

Mariner Writer’s Suite is for those who want to manage their writing projects and stay focused. Strengthen your story with 8 tools that will spark creativity, keep you organized, and save time. Whether you are writing for TV, film, or theater, these tools will do all of the heavy-lifting for you.

August Special!

Do you know what it takes to write a great scene? With this collection you will learn new craft principles that will help you become the screenwriter you have always wanted to be by creating powerful and memorable scenes and establish your unique voice. If you’re ready to create a powerful, emotional, and poignant scene, this collection is for you!

Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest

Do you think you can turn this logline from Don Murphy into a killer script?

“After an accident, two science students stumble upon a discovery that could change the world for the better, placing them in the crosshairs of sinister forces who want to stop them by any means necessary.”

Only Available in August!

What does it take to make a great 1-hour television drama script? Learn the art of writing a 1-hour TV drama that launches your writing career into the fast lane. Discover how to embed the essentials into your script, from structure and tone to pace and plot details. With these resources up your sleeve, you’ll be ready to write the lines that define your TV writing career.

Standard Deadline is
September 30!

Make a major breakthrough in your career with the Spotlight Screenplay Competition. Our Grand Prize Winner receives a cash prize, and a one-year mentorship with the International Screenwriters’ Association, whose team will prep the winner for industry success and help launch their career.

New Releases...

The Authentic Swing by Steven Pressfield
Do the Work
Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market by Alice Pope
Writer's Market Deluxe by Robert Brewer
The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
The Story Grid: What Good Editors Know by Shawn Coyne
Beat by Beat: A Cheat Sheet for Screenwriters by Todd Klick
Creating a Production Company by Monika Skerbelis, Rona Edwards
Hateful Eight by Quentin Tarantino
"I Liked It, Didn't Love It": Screenplay Development from... by Monika Skerbelis, Rona Edwards

Writing your first screenplay? We can help.

How to Write a Screenplay: A Guide to Screenwriting

It's easy to feel intimidated by the thought of writing a screenplay. The rules! The formatting! The binding! Don't let the seemingly endless parade of screenwriting elements scare you away from writing your first script. Since a familiarity with the basics of the craft is half the battle, The Writers Store has created this handy screenplay example and overview on how to write a screenplay to help you get... Continue reading