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Papyrus Author is the first-ever writing suite with a modern and speedy word-processing engine at its core. To this robust foundation we added a wealth of clever features for every stage of your writing project, from page 1 to The End.

Think of Papyrus Author as a fully stocked toolkit, equipping you for every challenge that comes with writing your book. Envisioning your plot, fleshing out your cast of characters, keeping tabs on your timeline, weeding out stylistic missteps, and even self-publishing are all made easy, right at your fingertips.

You have the story. We have the tools to bring it to life on the page.

Our Vision

For well over 10 years, Papyrus Author has been helping writers in Germany and across Europe create better books. Today, we aim to become a pillar of modern writing & publishing all over the world.

Our passion and pride lies in empowering every aspiring writer to hold their finished book in their hands. We want more and better books to be written. This is why we offer a free version of Papyrus Author, giving anyone with the will to write access to our word processor and core tools.

For ambitious writers, we offer Papyrus Author Pro, the solution for professional authors and anyone who wants to unlock their greatest potential.

More than 30,000 authors have already written books with Papyrus Author. When will you finish yours?

Papyrus Author: Made for Every Kind of Writer.

Novelists

This is where Papyrus Author shines: Book writing is what it was designed for. Be it creative idea-finding with the Thinkboard, plot structuring with the Navigator and Organizer, crafting a polished manuscript with the Style Analysis… Wherever you may need a boost, Papyrus has a tool to help. Novelists especially love our tools for keeping track of characters, research, and timelines.

Going the self-publishing route? Create e-books and print-ready PDFs directly within Papyrus.

Computer in a library running Papyrus Author

Papyrus Author is your personal proofreader, note keeper, database and publisher. You only have to worry about typing!

Journalists and Bloggers

Research is a journalist’s bread and butter. Drag and drop information from your internet browser and Papyrus Author stores key data like date of access and source along with the content itself.

Of course, your writing has to be spot on too. The Papyrus Author Style Analysis points out filler words or overlong sentences, helping you keep your lines sharp and streamlined. The Readability Evaluation checks whether your text will read smoothly to your target audience.

Journalist tools and Papyrus Author

Papyrus Author manages all your assets – including research and images.

Academics & Non-Fiction Writers

Juggling all the material for a dissertation or research paper is no small feat. Keep all your facts and ideas straight in the Organizer and store text snippets, notes, or images on the pinboard right next to your manuscript – accessible whenever you need them.

Tracking research is a breeze as well. Drag and drop information from the internet directly into your Papyrus Author document. Metadata like date of access and source are automatically saved.

Conveying complicated topics can get… complicated. To ensure your lofty ideas will resonate, the Papyrus Author Readability Evaluation checks the smoothness and clarity of your text, paragraph by paragraph.

Academic work done with Papyrus Author

Clear the clutter of your desktop – make notes and a research database instead!

Everyday Users

At its core, Papyrus Author is an intuitive, lightning-fast, and rock-solid word processor just as suited for composing letters, office memos, e-mails, and school assignments as it is for writing books. And did we mention it’s free?

Besides all the layouting and office features you’d expect, included are Grammar and Spellcheck functions, plus a basic Style Analysis to ensure a flawless text. Compatibility is no issue – save your work as a .doc, .docx, or PDF file.

Use Papyrus Author for any writing task, for as long as you want. All without paying a dime.

And who knows – maybe you’ll be inspired to write a book after all.

Papyrus Author used to write a essay

Whether you’re writing a cover letter for your dream job or a strongly worded letter to your local newspaper, Papyrus Author takes care of the grammar and spellcheck for you.

Novelists

This is where Papyrus Author shines: Book writing is what it was designed for. Be it creative idea-finding with the Thinkboard, plot structuring with the Navigator and Organizer, crafting a polished manuscript with the Style Analysis… Wherever you may need a boost, Papyrus has a tool to help. Novelists especially love our tools for keeping track of characters, research, and timelines.

Going the self-publishing route? Create e-books and print-ready PDFs directly within Papyrus.

Papyrus Author is your personal proofreader, note keeper, database and publisher. You only have to worry about typing!

Journalists and Bloggers

Research is a journalist’s bread and butter. Drag and drop information from your internet browser and Papyrus Author stores key data like date of access and source along with the content itself.

Of course, your writing has to be spot on too. The Papyrus Author Style Analysis points out filler words or overlong sentences, helping you keep your lines sharp and streamlined. The Readability Evaluation checks whether your text will read smoothly to your target audience.

Papyrus Author manages all your assets – including research and images

Academics & Non-Fiction Writers

Juggling all the material for a dissertation or research paper is no small feat. Keep all your facts and ideas straight in the Organizer and store text snippets, notes, or images on the pinboard right next to your manuscript – accessible whenever you need them.

Tracking research is a breeze as well. Drag and drop information from the internet directly into your Papyrus Author document. Metadata like date of access and source are automatically saved.

Conveying complicated topics can get… complicated. To ensure your lofty ideas will resonate, the Papyrus Author Readability Evaluation checks the smoothness and clarity of your text, paragraph by paragraph.

Clear the clutter of your desktop – make notes and a research database instead!

Everyday Users

At its core, Papyrus Author is an intuitive, lightning-fast, and rock-solid word processor just as suited for composing letters, office memos, e-mails, and school assignments as it is for writing books. And did we mention it’s free?

Besides all the layouting and office features you’d expect, included are Grammar and Spellcheck functions, plus a basic Style Analysis to ensure a flawless text. Compatibility is no issue – save your work as a .doc, .docx, or PDF file.

Use Papyrus Author for any writing task, for as long as you want. All without paying a dime.

And who knows – maybe you’ll be inspired to write a book after all.

Whether you’re writing a cover letter for your dream job or a strongly worded letter to your local newspaper, Papyrus Author takes care of the grammar and spellcheck for you

Get started now!

Experience what Papyrus Author can do for your writing career.