Beyond the bestseller: a literary agent takes you inside the book business

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Plume, Jul 16, 1990 - Business & Economics - 380 pages
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A valuable and entertaining guide to all aspects of publishing, for both novice and professional authors. Written by a top agent at the center of the action, the book answers virtually every question a writer could have, while presenting the bottom-line on the publishing industry as it is today.

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A veteran writer's representative and author of How To Be Your Own Literary Agent ( LJ 3/15/83), Curtis writes the "Agent's Corner'' column in Locus, a magazine for science fiction authors, publishers ... Read full review

Contents

All Agencies Great and Small
10
Building Careers
29
Sometimes a Great Notion
37
Copyright

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Richard Curtis's other scripts include "The Tall Guy, Blackadder, "and "Mr. Bean. "He lives in England.

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