A successful book takes a lot of work, and not just from publishers: from writers, too. Calmly and confidently narrated by Carol Kilgore, Publish Your Book: Proven Strategies and Resources for the Enterprising Author teaches aspiring authors what they need to know in order to get their book published, marketed, and into bookstores. Written by respected publishing consultant Patricia Fry, Executive Director of SPAWN (Small Publishers, Artists and Writers Network), this audiobook is mandatory listening for up-and-coming authors of both fiction and nonfiction seeking the inside track to publishing world success.
No aspiring author should be without this invaluable guide to the book publishing process. Publish Your Book: Proven Strategies and Resources for the Enterprising Author is a professional guide to publishing success for the new and struggling author. With insider tips, up-to-date marketing strategies, timelines, and other resources, this book offers a comprehensive tour of the world of book publishing to help authors successfully navigate the industry. Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, this book will help you write your book for a target audience, build promotion into your book, write a successful query letter and book proposal, choose the right publishing option for your book, establish or strengthen your platform, get your book into bookstores, and successfully promote and sell your book. Authors and publishers in any genre and at any stage of the publishing process will benefit from this comprehensive resource, which is an exceptional companion to Promote Your Book (Allworth Press, 2011).
This is a great book to listen to. It is really insightful to new authors like myself. The only downside is that it is VERY VERY repetitive; but I suppose this was done by the author to emphasise some key points. Overall though.. it is still my top choice listen for any prospective author
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