Prof. Jane Friedman – How to Publish Your Book The Great Courses – How to Publish Your Book [Audiobook (24 MP3s) + eBook (PDF)] Category: TTC Lectures This product can only be requested by members. To get this product, you must be a memberApply for Membership Description Reviews (0) Description bizigniter.com Exclusive… sharing elsewhere will result in being banned! How to Publish Your Book Written by: The Great Courses Narrated by: Professor Jane Friedman Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins Release Date: 10-23-15 Publisher: The Great Courses http://www.audible.com/pd/Self-Development/How-to-Publish-Yo… Publisher’s Summary Quote: Table of ContentsLECTURE 1 – Today’s Book Publishing LandscapeLECTURE 2 – Defining Your Fiction GenreLECTURE 3 – Categorizing Your Nonfiction BookLECTURE 4 – Researching Writers’ MarketsLECTURE 5 – What to Expect from a Literary AgentLECTURE 6 – Writing Your Query LetterLECTURE 7 – Writing Your Novel or Memoir SynopsisLECTURE 8 – The Importance of Author PlatformLECTURE 9 – Researching and Planning Your Book ProposalLECTURE 10 – Writing an Effective Book ProposalLECTURE 11 – Submissions and Publishing EtiquetteLECTURE 12 – Networking: From Writers’ Conferences to CoursesLECTURE 13 – Pitching Your BookLECTURE 14 – Avoiding Common Manuscript PitfallsLECTURE 15 – Hiring a Professional EditorLECTURE 16 – How Writers Handle RejectionLECTURE 17 – Overcoming Obstacles to WritingLECTURE 18 – The Book Publishing ContractLECTURE 19 – Working Effectively with Your PublisherLECTURE 20 – Becoming a Bestselling AuthorLECTURE 21 – Career Marketing Strategies for WritersLECTURE 22 – The Self-Publishing Path: When and HowLECTURE 23 – Principles of Self-Publishing SuccessLECTURE 24 – Beyond the Book: Sharing Ideas in the Digital AgeOnline Resources for Writers With the advent of submission conveniences offered by the Internet, today’s authors face unprecedented competition in the writing market. Adding to that the publishing market is in a constant state of flux, making publishers wary about taking on new authors. Further, a plethora of options for publication make navigating the increasingly complex publishing industry harder than ever. So, how does an aspiring author get published? Learning the ropes, understanding how publishing works, and having someone who can help you navigate this convoluted system will make all the difference between a manuscript sitting on your closet shelf – or sitting on the top of the best-sellers shelf. In 24 eye-opening lectures, Jane Friedman, publishing industry expert and educator, provides you with sought-after secrets of the publishing process that will help you navigate this difficult progression, bypass pitfalls that many novice authors get hung up on, and improve your chances of being considered for publication. She acts as your personal guide though the entire process: from finalizing your manuscript to writing the perfect pitch to reviewing contracts and marketing your book. She provides the candid scoop on what you need to do in order to increase your chances of being considered. The knowledge you’ll gain by having an inside expert teaching you how to position your book for publication gives you a unique advantage and drastically increases your chances of getting noticed in this increasingly competitive industry. The reality is that there is no magic formula that will guarantee publication. There are, however, numerous things that you can do to improve your chances and streamline your path to success. Get extensive insights into the publishing process that will help you avoid the most common mistakes and pitfalls that many authors encounter. This course lays out your best options for publication and leads you step by step toward achieving your goals. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio. ©2015 The Great Courses (P)2015 The Teaching Company, LLC Open to All Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “Prof. Jane Friedman – How to Publish Your Book” Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a review.