PUBLISHING YOUR BOOK AT THE PERFECT TIME

Cinematherapy book illustrating idea that you want to be publishing your book at the perfect time - Cinematherapy books were always published to coincide with the Academy Awards

the perfect time means paying attention to what people are thinking about at a given time of year. Every February in New York City, the crocuses bloom—and for years, you could also count on a new Cinematherapy book being published. My coauthor and I deliberately chose Februar

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FIND A LITERARY AGENT WHO IS RIGHT FOR YOU (AND YOUR BOOK): THREE TIPS

Nancy Peske developmental editor ghostwriter book publishing consultant who works on books book proposals and strategy for authors

Most larger book publishers insist that you submit your book through a literary agent, although many smaller publishers do not. Agents are gatekeepers: They choose to represent only those books they feel have a decent chance of getting a book deal and an advance. When an in-house acquisitions editor receives a pitch from a literary…

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