Book Discounts

The Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook – the directory of publishers, literary agencies and editorial services. A valuable resource for an indexer marketing their services at any stage in their career. Enter the current discount code SIWA18 at the checkout. You will need to register to complete the checkout. A 20% discount is available on:

  • the Yearbook, revised edition for 2019
  • the online Listings, an up-to-date directory of contacts for the book publishing industry
  • the Companions volumes, writing guides for a variety of formats
  • writing courses  (information about other courses posted here when available. For bookings, call 0207 631 5985 to use the code)
  • ‘How to get published’ events


Oxford University Press Language Reference and English Dictionaries. A 30% discount can be claimed either by adding SOI30 at the checkout once a selection has been made or visiting the site directly via this link https://global.oup.com/academic/?promocode=SOI30. Using the link will automatically add the discount to the session without further action required, the product pages will also display the discounted price straight-away.

Note that the offer excludes some of the premium dictionaries like The Oxford English Dictionary Hardcover (9780198611868).


Profile Books and Serpent’s Tail.

Both imprints are offering a 25% discount which can be claimed by adding the code SI25 at the checkout once a selection has been made. Sam Leith, current SI President, past President John Sutherland and linguist (and past President) David Crystal all have titles published by Profile. Serpent’s Tail titles cover fiction and non-fiction, and include a history of English slang.