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2015 Writer's Market, Deluxe Edition, Edited by Robert Lee Brewer
The ultimate market guide for both novice and experienced writers across all genres. The deluxe edition of this guide includes a one year membership to the WritersMarket.com online publisher database.

The American Directory of Writer's Guidelines , compiled and edited by Stephen Blake Mettee, Michelle Doland, and Doris Hall.
Detailed writer's guidelines for more than 1,700 periodicals and book publishers.

The Fast-Track Course on How to Write a Nonfiction Book Proposal, by Stephen Blake Mettee.
A concise, easy to understand, step-by-step guide that takes you through the entire process of writing a nonfiction book proposal.

Guide to Literary Agents, edited by Chuck Sambuchino.
The 2008 edition of this book contains more than 650 listings for literary and script agents and agencies, as well as listings for writers' conferences and articles on finding an agent, the role of an agent, writing proposals, negotiating a book contract, and more...

The Language of Publishing: An A-to-Z Glossary of Book Publishing Terms, by Linda Carlson.
With more than 100 entries, this book presents an alphabetic list of common terms, words, and abbreviations associated with the publishing industry. Each entry is accompanied by a detailed definition, and it is an essential tool for writers interested in entering the world of self-publishing.

Novel & Short Story Writer's Market, edited by Lauren Mosko.
A reference guide geared toward fiction writers with more than 1,300 market listings for both novels and short stories in the 2007 edition. Also includes a collection of articles about writing, genre specific resources, and information about literary agents.

The Real, Low Down, Dirty Truth About Hollywood Agenting, by Rima Greer.
A practical and insightful guide into the world of a Hollywood agent - what they do, how you get one, and how they can help you sell your script.

The Self-Publishing Manual, by Dan Poynter.
How to Write, Print and Sell Your Own Book. A comprehensive guidebook that will lead you through all the steps of self-publishing, from choosing a title for your book to selling it.

Words That Work, by Dr. Frank Luntz.
It's Not What You Say, It's What People Hear. Drawn from political and corporate sources, Luntz examines how using the right word or phrase can make or break a campaign, and how you can learn to use words to influence and motivate people.



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