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The Resource Publish your nonfiction book : strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career, Sharlene Martin and Anthony Flacco

Publish your nonfiction book : strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career, Sharlene Martin and Anthony Flacco

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Publish your nonfiction book : strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career
Title
Publish your nonfiction book
Title remainder
strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career
Statement of responsibility
Sharlene Martin and Anthony Flacco
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: In Publish Your Nonfiction Book, successful literary agent Sharlene Martin and noted novelist and nonfiction author Anthony Flacco draw on their years of experience to provide you with an in-depth understanding of what the publishing industry is really like and how to successfully navigate it in order to ensure a long-term career. You'll learn: Techniques for writing a strong query letter that hooks agents and editors right from the start. Strategies for putting together a stellar proposal package that successfully pitches you and your book. Methods for creating a respectable author platform-before you start pitching your book. Tips for getting an agent and building a lasting working relationship, And much, much more! Plus, the authors examine actual query letters and proposals that worked, so you can see firsthand exactly what catches an agent's attention and why. Publish Your Nonfiction Book is the one-on-one agent consultation you need to learn the ropes and seal the deal
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N$T
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Martin, Sharlene
Dewey number
070.5/2
Index
index present
LC call number
PN161
LC item number
.M376 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Flacco, Anthony
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  • Authorship
  • Authors and publishers
  • Book proposals
  • Queries (Authorship)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Authors and publishers
  • Authorship
  • Book proposals
  • Queries (Authorship)
Label
Publish your nonfiction book : strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career, Sharlene Martin and Anthony Flacco
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1: How to surf the tidal wave in today's nonfiction book market -- 2: Many forms of nonfiction -- 3: Platform dance -- 4: Getting the rights right -- 5: The nine essential elements of a book proposal -- 6: The three proposals that sold-and why they did -- 7: The Tao of the query letter: and beyond -- 8: Crazy queries : how not to do it -- 9: Why your query will work -- 10: Submitting your query -- 11: From agent to deal (or not): tactics for presenting yourself -- 12: Demystifying the process: how your sale is made -- 13: High fives: the book contract -- 14: Self-publishing option -- 15: Discipline is your friend: follow this schedule to finish your book -- 16: A targeted public relations campaign: your ticket to the top -- 17: The nonfiction writer's life and you: what's next?
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774393051
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599633381
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774393051
Label
Publish your nonfiction book : strategies for learning the industry, selling your book, and building a successful career, Sharlene Martin and Anthony Flacco
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1: How to surf the tidal wave in today's nonfiction book market -- 2: Many forms of nonfiction -- 3: Platform dance -- 4: Getting the rights right -- 5: The nine essential elements of a book proposal -- 6: The three proposals that sold-and why they did -- 7: The Tao of the query letter: and beyond -- 8: Crazy queries : how not to do it -- 9: Why your query will work -- 10: Submitting your query -- 11: From agent to deal (or not): tactics for presenting yourself -- 12: Demystifying the process: how your sale is made -- 13: High fives: the book contract -- 14: Self-publishing option -- 15: Discipline is your friend: follow this schedule to finish your book -- 16: A targeted public relations campaign: your ticket to the top -- 17: The nonfiction writer's life and you: what's next?
Control code
774393051
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599633381
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774393051

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