78 Reasons Why Your Book May Never Be Published and 14 Reasons Why Itjust Might
By (author) Pat Walsh
Format: Paperback / softback
78 Reasons Why Your Book May Never Be Published and 14 Reasons Why Itjust Might by Pat Walsh
Book DescriptionFor the hundreds of thousands who buy writers guides every year, at last there s one that tells the ugly truth: writers who can t get published are usually making a lot of mistakes. This honest, often funny, book shows them how to identify their own missteps, stop listening to bad advice, and get to work. Drawing on his experience as founding editor of MacAdam/Cage, Pat Walsh gives writers what they need specific, straightforward feedback to help them overcome bad habits and bad luck. He avoids the optimistic, sometimes misleading directions often found in publishing how-to books and presents the industry as it is, warts and all. Here is the first guide that tells writers just what the odds against them are and gives them practical tips for evening them."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780143035657
Paperback / softback
(189mm x 145mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Penguin Books
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publish Date: 7-Jun-2005
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Pat Walsh
PAT WALSH was until recently senior editor of the independent publisher MacAdam/Cage and was previously a reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle. He is the author of 78 Reasons Why Your Book May Never Be Published and 14 Reasons Why It Just Might (Penguin).
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