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The Naked Author - Exposing the Myths of Publishing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Kat Smith, the author of The Naked Author - Exposing the Myths of Publishing, strips down and examines the responsibilities of everyone involved in bringing a book to market; authors, agents, editors, publishers, reviewers, distributors and wholesalers to name a few.
Dealing with Editors
Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Parsina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses how to maintain good relations with magazine and book editors, and how to go about negotiating the terms of sales to your publishers.
Blow Us Away! Publishers' Secrets for Successful Manuscripts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010 by WindRiver Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Publishers and agents around the world are waiting to be blown away by the next great manuscript but are frustrated by the average new author's lack of preparedness; too many manuscripts lack marketing insight, organization, or an understanding of the book industry. Bring publishers a great book with all the background information we need to make a good business decision and you've got a deal.
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.