Books tagged: literary agents

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How To Become a Published Author: Idea to Publication
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2008. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2009. Category: 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
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: 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!
Bodonis
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Series: Felicity Jones, Literary Secret Agent, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: 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.
Freelance Writing Guide: What to Expect in Your First Year as a Freelance Writer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
"Freelance Writing Guide" is a helpful career guide that will inform you of the experiences the author had, and what she learned, during her first year as a freelance writer. The purpose of the book is to educate you on what you can expect in the beginning of your freelance writing career, so that there are no questions or fear of the unknown.
How I Became a Bestseller
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Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The greatly desired publishing contract eludes a young author with a growing collection of rejection letters and an obsessive belief in the quality of her work. Despising vanity publishing and never daunted she and her stage mother will go to any lengths to see her published and have in place a program of regular, if expensive, events designed to promote her fortunes.