Get Your Book Published: Teach Yourself

Get Your Book Published: Teach Yourself

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This new book gives you everything you need to know to get into print. Whether you are seeking an agent or publisher, or have decided to self-publish, it gives you the background information, step-by-step guides and a unique selection of case studies from published authors and insider tips from industry experts. With an exhaustive list of useful addresses and websites, it is an essential manual for any aspiring author. Features contributions from key literary agencies (including Curtis Brown and Pollinger) and top publishing companies (including John Murray and Headline). NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at to give you a richer understanding of getting your book published. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.
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  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 130 x 199 x 19mm | 290g
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • None
  • 1444110543
  • 9781444110548

Table of contents

Chapter 1 - who are they? Chapter 2 - what are they looking for? Chapter 3 - Persistence Chapter 4 - legalities & practicalities Chapter 5 - in production Chapter 6 - doing it yourself Chapter 7 - ebooks and epublishing Chapter 8 - publication & promotion Chapter 9 - selling your book Chapter 10 - what to do once you are a published author Appendix/useful contacts
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About Katherine Lapworth

Katherine Lapworth runs her own copywriting consultancy, in addition to being a media expert and the author of several high-profile television tie-ins.
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