The Resource The shortest distance between you and a published book, Susan Page, (electronic resource)

The shortest distance between you and a published book, Susan Page, (electronic resource)

Label
The shortest distance between you and a published book
Title
The shortest distance between you and a published book
Statement of responsibility
Susan Page
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This expert guide has put the dream of acquiring a publisher within reach for thousands of writers. Whether your book idea is a completed manuscript or still in the planning stages, <i style=mso-bidi-font-style: normal>The Shortest Distance Between You and a Published Book offers comprehensive, industry-savvy guidance on the steps to take to sell your book to a major publisher. Literary agents often advise their clients to read this book as their first step!Susan Page is the author of several best-selling self-help books, and a veteran of the publishing industry. Here, she'll guide you step-by-step through the roadblocks that stall other writers, and help you toward a publishing strategy that gets results. You'll find in-depth information on the early steps to take, writing title ideas, developing winning book proposals, finding an agent, understanding publishing contracts, promoting your book, and more. Throughout the process, Page coaches you through both the emotional and practical obstacles you're likely to face. It's a must-read for anyone interested in a career as a published author
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
808/.02
Index
index present
LC call number
PN145
LC item number
.P22 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
The shortest distance between you and a published book, Susan Page, (electronic resource)
Label
The shortest distance between you and a published book, Susan Page, (electronic resource)
Link
https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/Um9zZXR0YUJvb2tzOTc4MDc5NTMzNDQzNg==
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Related Items
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-268) 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
pt. I. Everything You Need to Know to Get Published Successfully in the Order You Need to Know It. 1. Understand the Big Picture. 2. Establish Clear Goals for Your Book. 3. Establish Your Book's Unique Identity. 4. Start Working on a Fabulous Title. 5. Decide Whether You Are Going to Self-Publish or Sell to a Publisher. 6. (Or 12) Write Your Book. 7. Write a Book Proposal. 8. Enlist a Famous or Highly Credentialed Person to Write a Foreword or Endorsement for Your Book. 9. Enlist the Services of a Fabulous Literary Agent. 10. Sell Your Book. 11. Negotiate and Sign Your Contract. 12. (Or 6) Write Your Book (If You Haven't Already). 13. Deliver and Then Revise Your Manuscript. 14. Keep Your Eye on Production and Marketing Details. 15. Solicit Endorsement Blurbs. 16. Plan Your Own Promotion and Publicity. 17. Celebrate Your Publication Date and Your Power As a Published Author. 18. Publicize and Promote Your Book. 19. Royalty Checks and Remainders. 20. Participate in Your Paperback Publication and Start Planning Your Next Book -- pt. II. Taming the Monsters and Reaping the Joy. Monster #1: Self-Doubt. Monster #2: Procrastination. Monster #3: Envy. Reaping the Joy
Control code
ocn868663158
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9780795334467/LC.GIF&client=780-496-1833&type=xw12&upc=&oclc=%28Sirsi%29%20f868663158
Dimensions
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'EPLMNA': 'https://epl.bibliocommons.com/item/show/1343783005'}
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 277 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780795334467
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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
  • (Sirsi) f868663158
  • (CaAE) f868663158

Library Locations

    • Stanley A. Milner (Downtown)Borrow it
      7 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, AB, T5J 2V4, CA
      53.542897 -113.48975860000002
Processing Feedback ...