How to Write and Get Published

This book will get librarians writing by dispelling the mythos surrounding “scholarly writing” by providing practical tools and advice.

Author: Tammy Ivins

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781538116869

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 160

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This book will get librarians writing by dispelling the mythos surrounding “scholarly writing” by providing practical tools and advice. Though the authors have extensive experience as scholars, this book is written in a friendly, approachable, non-intimating manner.

The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published

The best, most comprehensive guide for writers is now revised and updated, with new sections on ebooks, self-publishing, crowd-funding through Kickstarter, blogging, increasing visibility via online marketing, micropublishing, the power of ...

Author: Arielle Eckstut

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 9780761163985

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 544

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Now updated for 2015! The best, most comprehensive guide for writers is now revised and updated, with new sections on ebooks, self-publishing, crowd-funding through Kickstarter, blogging, increasing visibility via online marketing, micropublishing, the power of social media and author websites, and more—making The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published more vital than ever for anyone who wants to mine that great idea and turn it into a successfully published book. Written by experts with twenty-five books between them as well as many years’ experience as a literary agent (Eckstut) and a book doctor (Sterry), this nuts-and-bolts guide demystifies every step of the publishing process: how to come up with a blockbuster title, create a selling proposal, find the right agent, understand a book contract, and develop marketing and publicity savvy. Includes interviews with hundreds of publishing insiders and authors, including Seth Godin, Neil Gaiman, Amy Bloom, Margaret Atwood, Leonard Lopate, plus agents, editors, and booksellers; sidebars featuring real-life publishing success stories; sample proposals, query letters, and an entirely updated resources and publishers directory.

How to Get Published in India

Including never-before collected essays from experts in their field including Jeffrey Archer, Shobhaa De, Ashwin Sanghi, Meena Kandasamy and many more, How To Get Published in India busts myths and answers questions as varied as which ...

Author: Meghna Pant

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9789388271080

Category: Self-Help

Page: 300

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They say everybody has a book in them, so why should only a select few get to share theirs with the world? As a new writer, the process of making your dream into a reality feels incredibly daunting given the lack of information out there. This inspired award-winning, bestselling author Meghna Pant to write a book filled with the advice she wishes someone had given her when she was starting out. Including never-before collected essays from experts in their field including Jeffrey Archer, Shobhaa De, Ashwin Sanghi, Meena Kandasamy and many more, How To Get Published in India busts myths and answers questions as varied as which publisher would be best for your work, where to find inspiration for a short story, how to manage your finances if you plan to write fulltime, how to write a cover letter and how to successfully promote your book.

Writing a Children s Book

This guide covers the writing of picture books, plots and planning, teenage fiction and non-fiction books. The author also deals with the business side of publishing, including market research and finding a publisher.

Author: Pamela Cleaver

Publisher: How To Books Ltd

ISBN: 1857039254

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 128

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This guide covers the writing of picture books, plots and planning, teenage fiction and non-fiction books. The author also deals with the business side of publishing, including market research and finding a publisher.

Effective Medical Writing The Write Way To Get Published UM Press

This book will be helpful to medical and postgraduate students, clinical specialty trainees, aspiring researchers, newly-appointed academic staff, allied health professionals, and those who are looking to write scientific papers and get ...

Author: Wifred C.G Peh

Publisher: The University of Malaya Press

ISBN: 9789831009550

Category: Medical

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Effective Medical Writing. The Write Way to get Published was edited and updated from a series of well-received articles published in the Singapore Medical Journal. These articles were used extensively as resource material for numerous medical and scientific writing workshops held in several countries such as Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and include the first ever national medical writing workshops staged in The Philippines, Brunei Darussalam, Vietnam, Cambodia and Mongolia, Most of these workshops were endorsed by the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors. This book will be helpful to medical and postgraduate students, clinical specialty trainees, aspiring researchers, newly-appointed academic staff, allied health professionals, and those who are looking to write scientific papers and get published. This book is written in an easy-to-read style, covering all the steps required to prepare manuscripts for biomedical and healthcare publications. The reader will learn about “must-know” issues relating to manuscript processing, authoring, reviewing, editing and other key points related to publishing.

1 818 Ways to Write Better Get Published

Discusses the writer's attitude and craft, writing successful fiction and nonfiction, publishing opportunities, doing business with editors and agents, and business and legal matters

Author: Scott Edelstein

Publisher: Writers Digest Books

ISBN: 0898797780

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 213

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Discusses the writer's attitude and craft, writing successful fiction and nonfiction, publishing opportunities, doing business with editors and agents, and business and legal matters

How To Write For Children And Get Published

This inspiring and practical guide from acknowledged expert on children's publishing Louise Jordan, will show you how to make your work stand out from the crowd and appeal to commissioning editors, and, of course, your intended audience.

Author: Louise Jordan

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780349414287

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 192

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Huge numbers of people want to write for children, but it is notoriously difficult to find a publisher in this increasingly comeptitive area. This inspiring and practical guide from acknowledged expert on children's publishing Louise Jordan, will show you how to make your work stand out from the crowd and appeal to commissioning editors, and, of course, your intended audience.

Write a Novel and Get it Published

There is a saying that 'everyone has a book in them'.

Author: Stephen May

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444171211

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 288

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There is a saying that 'everyone has a book in them'. But not many people are able to get it out. This practical and inspiring guide, written by a successful author whose novels are published by Bloomsbury, will help guide you through every step of the process, including: * First thoughts - Why do you want to write, and how can you do it? * Genres - Understanding the conventions of writing * Generating ideas - Find a concept that makes your book stand out * Structure - Create a compelling story arc * Character - What you need to bring your characters to life * Dialogue - How to write snappy and suitable direct speech * Setting - Understand the role of place and time * Drafting - How to get your work on the page, chapter after chapter * Redrafting - How to assess your writing (or get it assessed) and improve it * Submission - Agents, publishers, and how to approach them * Publication - Working with your publisher to make your book a success

How to Write a Children s Picture Book and Get it Published

This book provides comprehensive advice on what to write about for children, how to write it, and how to present the work professionally for publication.

Author: Andrea Shavick

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781848034969

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 224

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This book provides comprehensive advice on what to write about for children, how to write it, and how to present the work professionally for publication. It includes an easy-to-use picture book layout plan and tried and tested examples of title sheets and covering letters. It also includes everything a writer needs to know about the international picture book market and how to sell to agents and publishers. This new edition contains advice on enhancing your text for the ebook market.

How to Write Short Stories and Get Them Published

This book will help you plot like a pro, master the art of suspense like Poe, craft captivating dialogue like Twain and - most crucially - get your short stories published.

Author: Ashley Lister

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781472143778

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 256

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This book will help you plot like a pro, master the art of suspense like Poe, craft captivating dialogue like Twain and - most crucially - get your short stories published. How to Write Short Stories and Get Them Published is the essential guide to writing short fiction. It takes the aspiring writer from their initial idea through to potential outlets for publication and pitching proposals to publishers. Along the journey this guide considers the most important aspects of creative writing, such as character, plot, point of view, description and dialogue. All of these areas are illustrated with examples of classic fiction, and accompanied by exercises that will help every writer hone their natural skill and talent into the ability to craft compelling short stories.

How to Write a Romance and Get It Published

No one understands how to write a successful, saleable romance better than Kathryn Falk, publisher of Romantic Times.

Author: Kathryn Falk

Publisher: Signet Book

ISBN: 0451165314

Category: Fiction

Page: 515

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No one understands how to write a successful, saleable romance better than Kathryn Falk, publisher of Romantic Times. Here, she has written the best, most comprehensive guide to writing and publishing romance fiction ever--for both beginners and professional writers alike.

Write to be Published

You want to make a publisher say yes? First, understand why they say no; then apply that knowledge to your book. Nicola Morgan - the Crabbit Old Bat of the renowned blog, Help!

Author: Nicola Morgan

Publisher: Snowbooks

ISBN: 1906727945

Category: Authorship

Page: 288

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You want to make a publisher say yes? First, understand why they say no; then apply that knowledge to your book. Nicola Morgan - the Crabbit Old Bat of the renowned blog, Help! I Need a Publisher! - has made publishers say yes around ninety times. Now she reveals the workings of publishers' minds and whips your work into shape with humour, honesty, grumpiness and chocolate. 'A punchy and practical guide - fluent and informative.' Mark Le Fanu, General Secretary, Society of Authors. 'The tutor I wish I'd had when I was starting out. Nicola Morgan is made of crabbit - but she is also made of awesome.'Joanne Harris, author of Chocolat.

The Write Way

This is the ultimate, inside guide that will help you get your book published and show you how to promote it. Visit the Writer's Workshop at http: //pathtopublishing.blogspot.com

Author: Gloria Chadwick

Publisher: Riverstone Publishing

ISBN: 188371771X

Category:

Page: 256

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Three-Book Box Set The Writer's Mystique From Book Proposal to a Published Book Steps to Successful Self-Publishing. The Write Way offers everything you need to know to write a book proposal and get your book published. You're guided all the way through writing your book, doing market research to find the right publishing house or literary agent, writing a perfect query letter, the key elements to include in a book proposal, negotiating a book contract, and seeing your book on the bookstore shelf. This is the ultimate, inside guide that will help you get your book published and show you how to promote it. Visit the Writer's Workshop at http: //pathtopublishing.blogspot.com

WRITE RIGHT AND GET PUBLISHED

WRITE AND GET PUBLISHED by Allan Young PREFACE In the first place, I am
not a WRITER. I am/was a teacher, engineer, consultant, manufacturing and
publishing executive, pilot, riverboat captain, farmer, rancher, baseball player,
hunter, ...

Author: Allan Young

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781300350064

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No Idea to Published Author

I often advise first-time authors this one important thing: 'Do not take action until you know your options.' So, this guide is about presenting options.

Author: Pj Silva

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798666904374

Category:

Page: 146

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Dream of being a published author? Discover 7 simple steps to write and publish anything, from blog to book.After publishing my first novel in 2012, I completed a Master of Arts in Writing and created the Write Now Program and 90 Day Challenge. In 2019, I set a big, audacious goal of writing one million words, and I did it. I now write fiction under two pen names and non-fiction under the combined name of Writer's World. In 2020, I've now written over 30 books and helped many other write their own.No Idea to Published Author is a writing guide with actionable steps. I often advise first-time authors this one important thing: 'Do not take action until you know your options.' So, this guide is about presenting options. We give you the steps and we advise how you can take those steps (including how to write and publish spending nothing more than the few dollars for this book), but it is up to YOU to take that important first step. You'll learn the seven easy steps to go from no idea to published author whether you want to write a book, a blog, or anything in between. But it's so much more than just writing. This book will guide you in how you can: - Become a published author- Make smart decisions by knowing your options- Know you can achieve anything if you know where to start- Discover what you are truly capable of- Understand yourself and your passion on a deeper levelNo Idea to Published Author is a straightforward book writing guide in the Write Now series. If you like learning, step-by-step processes, and no-holds-barred honesty, you'll love Writer's World's No Idea to Published Author. Buy No Idea to Published Author to starting writing today.

Write A Novel And Get It Published Teach Yourself

... but write for love. If you don't, it will surely tell, for there is no hiding our
motivation from the perceptive reader: each word on the page is a mirror of our
intention – hidden or not. If your first goalis to be published, such
ambitionwilllikely taint ...

Author: Nigel Watts

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444129854

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 176

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Write a Novel - and Get It Published is an informative yet creative, user-friendly and straightforward guide to writing good fiction. It covers everything from story arcs and themes to characterisation and language, and offers plenty of practical advice for those facing the dreaded writer's block as well as practical writing exercises for those wanting to refine their skills. Additionally, it gives a full guide to available creative writing courses and plenty of further reading resources. After the reading the book, you will have a solid framework that will give you the knowledge and confidence not only to write a novel, but to be published. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of how to write a novel. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Write A Children s Book And Get It Published Teach Yourself

Welcome to Write a Children's Book And Get it Published! Allan Frewin Jones
When I first decided I would like to see some of my writing in print, way back in
the mists of time, I found a book on how to write. I have now only one clear
memory of ...

Author: Lesley Pollinger

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444130676

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 250

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Designed for writers of any children's literature, be it fiction, non-fiction or faction, this popular and successful title has been fully updated and expanded to include the latest developments in the field of children's publishing. You will understand the implications of television and film projects, learn new ways of producing your work, the latest technologies and even how to self-publish, guided by two authors who are highly experienced with the genre. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of writing for children. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.