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Free Guide to Self-Publishing and Book Promotion: Inside Secrets from an Author Whose Self-Published Books Sold in Thousands
Price: Free! Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
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Wondering how to get published? Or how to self publish? Have an amazing book but no one’s reviewing it or hearing the buzz? Now award-winning author Valerie Estelle Frankel shares all her inside tips, from conferences to Facebook, Twitter to eBay, on how to make your book a success. Complete with an appendix of sample query, press release, sell sheet, flyer, and much more.
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.
Pre-Pubbed Publicity, what you need to do right now
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Writing is easy. Writing well is hard. And when you’ve learned to write well, you need an edge. Every published writer I know has come up from the ink-stained trenches. We have all faced the same challenges you face. I offer you the following advice, based on years of experience, and learning at the Manolo’s of some of the most talented authors this century. This book, I dedicate to them...
Living, Breathing, Writing: A Lesson A Day, Volume 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
In celebration of Volume 1 going to print edition due to demand, Chelle Cordero and Vanilla Heart Publishing have put together another complete month of lessons about the craft of writing and being a writer, from time management to social networking, organizing queries to publication, and more. Includes more than 50 brain-starting exercises and prompts to help you get those words on paper.
Let's Go Fishing: TIps on Hooking A Literary Agent (includes excerpt of "Sellout")
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Signing with a literary agent is extremely difficult, especially in this economic climate, but not impossible. With the tips outlined in this article, you will greatly increase your chances of hooking that "fish."
How to Write a Great Query Letter
Price: Free! Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Many books have been written about the query letter. But few have been written by literary agents, who receive thousands of queries each year and who grapple with them on a daily basis. New York literary agent Noah Lukeman offers his insights on the query letter, sharing an insider's perspective, giving insights and practical tips about what works and what doesn’t.