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Author Larimer, Kevin, author.

Title The Poets & Writers complete guide to being a writer : everything you need to know about craft, inspiration, agents, editors, publishing and the business of building a sustainable writing career / Kevin Larimer and Mary Gannon.

Publication Info. New York ; London ; Toronto ; Sydney ; New Delhi : Avid Reader Press, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  808.02 LAR    Available
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Edition First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
Description xiv, 480 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-462) and index.
Contents I. The freedom and the power -- Getting started -- Inspiration -- Writing prompts -- One hundred notes on craft -- Finding community -- A writer's education -- II. Writing and time -- Writing and money --Writing and happiness -- Writing and family -- Writing and respect -- Writing and the law -- III. Literary magazines -- Writing contests -- Self-publishing -- Literary agents -- The book deal -- Independent publishers -- Working with your editor -- Publication checklist -- Publicity and promotion -- IV. Surviving success and failure -- Careers -- The end of the book -- The end is just the beginning.
Summary "For half a century, writers at every stage of their careers have turned to the literary nonprofit organization Poets & Writers and its award-winning magazine for resources to foster their professional development, from writing prompts and tips on technique to informative interviews with published authors, literary agents, and editors."-- Dust jacket flap.
Subject Writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship -- Marketing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Publishers and publishing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Gannon, Mary, author.
Poets & Writers, Inc.
Added Title Poets and Writers complete guide to being a writer
Complete guide to being a writer
ISBN 9781982123079 (hardcover)
1982123079 (hardcover)

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