This definitive guide to successful authorship details critical information about the publishing industry in frank terms. It includes anecdotes to illustrate the processes involved in successful authorship. And it highlights the rewards and the ramifications of your publishing decisions.
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Comprehensive, easy to read, and well laid out -- a great book! Explains how to start and complete your book, choosing YOUR right "way" to publish, and promoting your book. I checked it out from the library, but as I get closer to preparing a MSS, I'd like to own it.
Author Fry presents straightforward writing to bring authors a realistic well written work meant to help beginning readers. She lays out how writing is--not how beginning writers think it should or might be. `The Right Way To Write, Publish And Sell Your Book¿ by Patricia L. Fry is an impressive summary of methods, information, wisdom, advice, recollections, and procedures leading to writing and selling what has been written. `The Right Way To Write, Publish And Sell Your Book¿ is intended to support beginning writers as they draft clear readable work. And once writing is completed Fry offers applicable information on how to go about selecting an editor, and finding the best publisher for the just completed book. Information regarding finding an agent or not, getting the book reviewed and how to promote the book are not forgotten. The book is present into thirds. The proposal and marketing plan, advice for writing and publishing the book and then promotion are all covered and presented in clear, understandable language. Because Fry is an accomplished and successful writer her words are positive and believable.