New Writer's Handbook: A Practical Anthology of Best Advice for Your Craft and Career

New Writer's Handbook: A Practical Anthology of Best Advice for Your Craft and Career

by Philip Martin
     
 

On the heels of The New Writer's Handbook 2007 , the first in a series and winner of ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Award in the career category, comes the 2008 edition, edited again by the experienced and industry-savvy Philip Martin. It contains entirely new material (and mostly new contributors, with a few repeats). The content will mimic its

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Overview

On the heels of The New Writer's Handbook 2007 , the first in a series and winner of ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Award in the career category, comes the 2008 edition, edited again by the experienced and industry-savvy Philip Martin. It contains entirely new material (and mostly new contributors, with a few repeats). The content will mimic its successful predecessor in structure and eclectic approach. With approximately sixty articles, sections include: Creativity, Motivation, and Discipline; The Craft of Writing; Pitching and Proposals; Marketing Your Work; Internet Skills; and Literary Insights and Last Words. The 2008 book builds on the growing interest (and marketing contacts) for the New Writer's Handbook series with writers and their networks.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“Definitely not just for ‘new’ writers, this handbook is worth returning to for ideas, advice, and inspiration throughout the year.” — Minneapolis Observer Quarterly

Praise for The New Writer's Handbook 2007:
Winner of ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Award (Career category)

“If you purchase only one [writer’s guide], make it this one.” — Library Journal, starred review

"The most evident indication of the quality of Philip Martin's book is the wide and various array of authoritative contributors…Their individual voices invigorate the work as a whole." — ForeWord

"Expertly compiled and deftly edited…critically important and strongly recommended." — Midwest Book Review

"The New Writer's Handbook inspires writers to brush up and branch out, explore and think differently about their work, their skills, and abilities." — Absolute Write

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979824920
Publisher:
Scarletta Press
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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