Will Write for Shoes: How to Write a Chick Lit Novel

Will Write for Shoes: How to Write a Chick Lit Novel

by Cathy Yardley
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Will Write for Shoes: How to Write a Chick Lit Novel by Cathy Yardley

One of the hottest markets for new writers today, the women's fiction genre called Chick Lit is attracting new authors daily. In Will Write for Shoes, veteran Chick Lit and romance author Cathy Yardley draws upon years of teaching about commercial women's fiction to give aspiring novelists invaluable advice and step-by-step methods for writing and selling a successful Chick Lit novel. Features include:

The history of Chick LitA blueprint for writing a Chick Lit novelNew trends in the genreTips and tools for breaking into the market

Complete with a directory of agents and publishers who acquire Chick Lit, sample submission materials, and online resources, this fun and comprehensive manual is a must-have for all women who want to write a Chick Lit novel.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312359003
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 08/21/2007
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 669,563
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

About the Author

Cathy Yardley is the author of L.A. Woman and Couch World, as well as several romance novels for Harlequin. She has been president of the Los Angeles and San Francisco chapters of Romance Writers of America and a speaker at writing conferences nationwide. Cathy lives with her husband and son in Southern California, where she is hard at work on her next Chick Lit novel.

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Will Write for Shoes: How to Write a Chick Lit Novel 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Excellent book. She's funny, she's sensible, she's real about the work. So glad I found this!
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Guest More than 1 year ago
this book is great. I laughed out loud, plus learned to write a good synopsis and query. comes with cool websites in the back. I would re-read this just for the humor.