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"From Printout to Published"
Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.
$10.95 (Check Amazon.com for discount amount)*
Introduction to the Second Edition
The Editor's Desk
Getting Bought and Selling Out
(Agents, Contracts, the Number$)
The Blue Pencil Blues
(Concept Editing, Line Editing, Copy Editing)
Getting Ready for Market
(Scheduling, The Competition, Cover Design)
Bitch, Bitch, Bitch
(Waiting Out The Process)
Welcome to East Rutherford, New Jersey
(The Marketing Begins)
What Do You Do Here, Anyway?
(Marketing--Promotion, Advertising, Publicity)
Down These Mean Streets
Meanwhile, Back At The Ranch
(Galley Proofs, Registrations, Printing, and Other Last-Minute Frenzies)
Pub Date and Beyond
Negotiating Your Book Contract
SYNOPSIS: You've always dreamed of selling your first book. Now that you're almost there, (the manuscript is on the Senior Editor's desk, waiting for the go-ahead), what's next? What will the publishing house offer you, and what will be your responsibilities once you sign that contract? This instructional book will take you step-by-step through the publishing process. Starting with the contract, you'll walk through the editing process, the creative process, the marketing strategy, and finally, the promotional process. Each step along the way, you'll learn what you need to do to make your book a best-seller. A must for every writer!
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