How to Publish Your Book

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How to Publish Your Book

2015

We have all heard the stories of publishing "miracles," such as the struggling English teacher who fished his first short story out of the trash, turned it into a novel in two weeks, and ended up becoming one of the...

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Director
Jane Friedman

In This Series

Today’s Book Publishing Landscape
Episode 1
Today’s Book Publishing Landscape
Defining Your Fiction Genre
Episode 2
Defining Your Fiction Genre
Categorizing Your Nonfiction Book
Episode 3
Categorizing Your Nonfiction Book
Researching Writers’ Markets
Episode 4
Researching Writers’ Markets
What to Expect from a Literary Agent
Episode 5
What to Expect from a Literary Agent
Writing Your Query Letter
Episode 6
Writing Your Query Letter
Writing Your Novel or Memoir Synopsis
Episode 7
Writing Your Novel or Memoir Synopsis
The Importance of Author Platform
Episode 8
The Importance of Author Platform
Researching and Planning Your Book Proposal
Episode 9
Researching and Planning Your Book Proposal
Writing an Effective Book Proposal
Episode 10
Writing an Effective Book Proposal
Submissions and Publishing Etiquette
Episode 11
Submissions and Publishing Etiquette
Networking: From Writers’ Conferences to Courses
Episode 12
Networking: From Writers’ Conferences to Courses
Pitching Your Book
Episode 13
Pitching Your Book
Avoiding Common Manuscript Pitfalls
Episode 14
Avoiding Common Manuscript Pitfalls
Hiring a Professional Editor
Episode 15
Hiring a Professional Editor
How Writers Handle Rejection
Episode 16
How Writers Handle Rejection
Overcoming Obstacles to Writing
Episode 17
Overcoming Obstacles to Writing
The Book Publishing Contract
Episode 18
The Book Publishing Contract
Working Effectively with Your Publisher
Episode 19
Working Effectively with Your Publisher
Becoming a Bestselling Author
Episode 20
Becoming a Bestselling Author
Career Marketing Strategies for Writers
Episode 21
Career Marketing Strategies for Writers
The Self-Publishing Path: When and How
Episode 22
The Self-Publishing Path: When and How
Principles of Self-Publishing Success
Episode 23
Principles of Self-Publishing Success
Beyond the Book: Sharing Ideas in the Digital Age
Episode 24
Beyond the Book: Sharing Ideas in the Digital Age