Backlist Presents: Get Your Book Published!

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Get Your Book Published! I'm Hosting Another Seminar

For DC-area folks, I'm hosting another book publishing seminar for Mediabistro. Details below.

To sign up visit,

Get Your Book Published
How to navigate the publishing industry

WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 6:30-9:30 pm

WHERE: The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1313 New York Avenue, N.W., Park Level, Washington, D.C. 20005, 212-929-2588

PRICE: $65 ($50 for )more info

Course Details:

If you are a writer, you are not only in the business of writing, you are in the business of publishing. The most successful writers understand how the book publishing industry works and know how to navigate the complex waters of the industry. Knowledge is power. By understanding the realities of publishing (not everyone receives a six-figure advance) you'll be able to find ways to maintain a successful writing career.

In this seminar, you will learn:

* Publishing basics- how the industry works
* The structure of publishing houses
* How to get to know the major players - literary agents, editors, and publishers
* The realities of advances and book sales
* What really goes on in an editorial meeting and how decisions are made about what books are published
* What happens once your book is published
* How to develop a marketing plan for yourself and your book

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