Books tagged: literary agents

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How To Become a Published Author: Idea to Publication
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Featuring practical tips that have permitted many writers around the world to become published, this book is written BY the published author of nearly twenty books FOR aspiring authors and poets. The ten-step strategy outlined in the book is easy to follow and there are also writing tips, punctuation and grammar exercises, sample query letter and book proposal forms, and sample legal documents.
How to Get a Literary Agent
Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Our professional contributors give you the heads-up and thumbs-down approach to researching, finding, and getting a literary agent for your next possible bestseller. They'll tell you what to look for in a literary agent -- and what to watch out for. Published by Brian Scott, founder of www.BookProposalWriting.com
73 Ways to Fire Up (or Just Fire!) the Muse
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Do you want to write a book, but struggle with self-doubt, frustration, writer’s block, fear of failure, perfectionism, disgust for your work, hopelessness, or boredom? This ebook will help you write through it all. Here are 73 practical, effective tips from freelance writers and published authors – to help you overcome any roadblock to writing. Start your writing career today!
Girlfriends Lost
Series: Southern Girls, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Contemporary women
If the old girlfriends of John Blandly think that he forgot about them, they should think again. Why did it end? It was surely his fault. He was too young--did not know what he was doing--there are so many reasons.
Bodonis
Series: Felicity Jones, Literary Agent, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Gorgeous literary agent Felicity Jones brings author Giusepe Visconti to the renowned Italian publishing house, Bodonis, only to have an editor tear into Giusepe's novels, unmercifully criticizing every detail of each book right to his face.
Book Magic: Turning Writers into Published Authors
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The third edition (June 2011) of this bestselling book guides writers to successful publication in print and electronically.
Bad Agent, No Catnip! Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat! Collected for the first time in this hilarious little book, Sydney T. Cat shares (though bad example) dozens of gaffes, schemes, missteps, cons, and foul-ups real-life "agents" have used to part writers from their money, screw up their careers, and crush their dreams! A must-read for writers!
Hunting for an Agent: Shotgun or target pistol?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Send to a one perfect agent, or send to everyone? Pros and cons.
Scoring in the Elevator & 4 other tips on How to Get Published
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
This collection includes 5 tips on hunting agents and editors, writing a good synopsis & a good log line (two sentence) pitch, and whether or not to revise on spec.
Chain of Desire (A Rare Finds Tale)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Rare Finds tale. Gilbert Solomon, a finder of rare objects, is hired to locate a prototype 50s-era robot. He soon finds it, but its owner won't give it up except in exchange for a rare issue of a men's magazine. When Gil finds a copy of the magazine, its owner likewise won't give it up except in trade, and so on and so on, the job threatening to become an endless chain of trades. 8400 words.