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How to publish your book / Jane Friedman, publishing industry expert and educator.

Friedman, Jane, 1976- (instructor.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2015.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 18 Book Publishing Contract Episode 12 Networking: From Writers' Conferences to Courses Episode 6 Writing Your Query Letter Episode 16 How Writers Handle Rejection Episode 24 Beyond the Book: Sharing Ideas in the Digital Age Episode 15 Hiring a Professional Editor Episode 23 Principles of Self-Publishing Success Episode 3 Categorizing Your Nonfiction Book Episode 7 Writing Your Novel or Memoir Synopsis Episode 4 Researching Writers' Markets Episode 21 Career Marketing Strategies for Writers Episode 19 Working Effectively with Your Publisher Episode 1 Today's Book Publishing Landscape Episode 11 Submissions and Publishing Etiquette Episode 5 What to Expect from a Literary Agent Episode 13 Pitching Your Book Episode 8 Importance of Author Platform Episode 9 Researching and Planning Your Book Proposal Episode 17 Overcoming Obstacles to Writing Episode 22 Self-Publishing Path: When and How Episode 2 Defining Your Fiction Genre Episode 10 Writing an Effective Book Proposal Episode 14 Avoiding Common Manuscript Pitfalls Episode 20 Becoming a Bestselling Author.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jane Friedman, lecturer.
Summary, etc.:
With the new submission conveniences offered by the Internet, today's authors face unprecedented competition in the writing market. So, how does an aspiring author get published? This course lays out your best options for publication and leads you step by step toward achieving your goals.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Authors and publishers.
Authorship > Marketing.
Self-publishing > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Web publishing.

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