The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Published

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Penguin, Sep 1, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 356 pages
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A new updated edition...to help writers beat the competition.
Written by a New York literary agent and a West Coast acquiring editor, this book offers inside advice, author case studies, and even sample proposals, contracts, press releases, co-author agreements and more. This third edition features new content on non-fiction success, hot topics in fiction and non-fiction, how world events affect publishing, and more.
? The most complete handbook on the market in this area
? Expanded information relevant to the changing tide of the industry
? Includes sample proposals, press releases, agreements, etc.
? Authors know the book publishing world as editor, agent, and as authors
 

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CCCIV
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CCCV
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CCCVI
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CXXIII
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CXXXI
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CXXXVI
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CXCI
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CCVI
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CCIX
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CCXII
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CCXIII
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CCXIV
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CCXV
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CCXVII
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CCXXI
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CCXCVI
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CCC
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CCCI
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CCCXVI
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CCCXVII
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CCCXIX
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CCCXXI
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CCCXXIII
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CCCLIII
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CDI
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CDIII
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CDV
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CDVIII
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CDIX
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CDXI
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CDXIII
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CDXVIII
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CDXXI
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CDXXIII
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CDLI
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CDLXXX
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CDLXXXIII
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CDXCII
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CDXCIV
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CDXCV
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CDXCVIII
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CDXCIX
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D
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DII
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DV
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DVII
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DXLI
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DXLV
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DLII
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DLIV
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DLVI
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DLVIII
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Sheree Bykofsky is principal literary agent at the Sheree Bykofsky Agency in New York, representing over one hundred fiction and non-fiction authors. She has also co-authored several books. She is a frequent speaker at colleges, conferences, and seminars across the country.
Jennifer Basye Sander has worked in all aspects of the book publishing business from authoring to packaging to acquiring. Currently the senior editor of Prima Publishing, she has written 24 books.

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