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Hawk Training in Shakespeare's Time
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A young divorcée moves into a new house with her small son. She finds it difficult adjusting to single life, and soon becomes unraveled by the strange happenings in the neighborhood. Convinced she’s losing her grip, she discovers her fears of living alone are at the root of her paranoia, and unwittingly becomes infatuated with the next door neighbor.
The Literary Agent's Guide to Writing a Non-Fiction Book Proposal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
In order to get your non-fiction book published, you will need to write a book proposal. In this book, literary agent Andy Ross leads you through the steps to write a book proposal that will address the concerns of the book publisher and make a compelling case for publication.
So You Want To Get Published
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Lasaria Creative Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Writing a book is easy. Selling a book is hard. Now you can learn how the publishing business really works from an industry insider. Adam Lee evaluates hundreds of queries every week as a Publishing Analyst. He decides which manuscripts move on in the publishing process and which manuscripts are rejected. Adam will tell you what you should and should not do as you approach agents and publishers.
James River Writers Essential Guide to Writers Conferences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Find out how to get the most out of the time and money you invest in a writers conference. By planning ahead, you can set yourself up for success. Learn how to find the conference that's right for you, what to expect and how to prepare. This book is chock full of tips and advice from a published author who has been involved with writing conferences for years as an attendee, speaker, and organizer.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.
Free Writer
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A novelist learns how the publishing business really works.
Become an Author - A Short and Snappy Guide
Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
‘Ladies and Gentlemen! Are you bored with your life? Do you have no friends to chat and spend time? Don’t know what to do in your spare time or after retirement? Do you want to become famous without climbing mountains or doing stupid reality shows? Do you want to share your life’s knowledge with others?
Ask the Agent: Night Thoughts on Writing and Book Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Anthology of the best writings from literary agent, Andy Ross' blog: "Ask the Agent". Includes advice on getting published, finding an agent, writing book proposals and query letters. Also essays about writing, book publishing, and recollections of his 30 years as owner of the legendary Cody's Books in Berkeley, California. The writing is opinionated, irreverent, and often hysterically funny.
Carruthers' Demise
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Renowned writer Chelsey Carruthers' last book has fallen flat. Her literary agent husband, Martin, takes her away for a break, But things do not go according to plan ...
Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips on How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
New writers often worry more about how to sell their book instead of writing a polished story in the first place. They have the pedal pressed to the floor when they shouldn't have gotten in the ride at all, so to speak. In "Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips On How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft," we go back to the basics.