Author’s Tools

We have listed below a numer of writing tools that you may find usefull. Just to let you know, we do not receive any commission on recommended these tools to you. We have just found them useful for out Authors. If you hae found any other tools, please let usknow as we would be delighted to add them to this list.

Author Tools

Writing is difficult and fun at the same time. What makes our stories come alive organisation.

We have listed a few of the software packages that we at Julie Farmer Publishing think are useful and would highly recommend.

Microsoft Word

A sophisticated high-tech Word processing package that allows you to write the script.
Cost £23.95 circa

Google Docs

A simple word processor that is liked to a gmail account. Useful to get started with.
Cost £0.00

One Note

Fantastic place to collect notes, ideas and plasn, your online Filofax.
£0.00 free upto 5GB storage


An absolute must for all writers. Checks your spelling and grammar as you go.
£0.00 and paid version


Writing software designed to keep your plans, thoughts in and outlines in one place.
Cost £47 circa


Open sourse writing software. Keeping thoguths, pland, outlines in one place.
Cost £0.00

The Novel Factory

Windows Desktop software. Lots of tools to help you plan your story. No more updates!

ProWriting Aid

A grammar checker, style editor and writing mentor in one package.
Cost £0.00 to try £52.50 year

The Family Cookbook

Creating the Family Cookbook

In line with our specialty of publishing family stories, we are creating a Family Cookbook. We therefore need your help. If you or one of your family members have created a recipe and would like to see it published them please contact us.