How to Use Book Reviews to Effectively Promote Your Book

By Linda Carlson/ Many people like to read books their friends or people they identify with have recommended. That’s why book publishers try to get favorable comments from book reviewers,

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Trying to Get Your Book Traditionally Published? Five Things You Should Know about Editorial Boards

By Olivia La Bianca/ Editorial board meetings, where editors pitch possible authors or books to the heads of the department, can be both inspiring and heartbreaking to witness. Editors come

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NaNoWriMo Mode: How To Keep Pace After The Writing Month Ends

By Cari Bennette/ Are you already starting to wonder how you’re going to keep up the break-neck productivity of the National Novel Writing Month when it ends? November’s drawing

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The Map of Your Manuscript’s Quest

By Olivia La Bianca/ I worked in a major publishing house as an editorial intern earlier this year. In that time, I watched innumerable manuscripts being passed from desk

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Why publishers reject manuscripts and what you need to do to get noticed

By Richard White/ So you’ve finally wrapped up the novel you have spent countless hours labouring over. You have edited and proofread and edited and proofread again, confident that

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The best writing advice you will ever receive in 10 powerfully simple points

By T.S. Welti/ We've all heard the saying “The best writing is rewriting”, which was first coined by E.B. White and is now regurgitated an average of every five

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How many spaces should you put after a period? We have the answer, explanation, and quick fix.

By Rob W. Hart/ Are you a double-spacer? It's OK. Admitting you have a problem is the first step on the road to recovery. And yes, you may not

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