So you’re ready to get a literary agent, huh? You’ve got a strong idea for a book and you’re smart enough to see the obvious perils of self-publishing. Besides, it would feel so much better to have a legitimate publisher behind your work. It’s time for an agent and you know it. We literary agents […]
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Ready to Sell Your Book to a Publisher? You’ll Need a Literary Agent Most people sit down to write a book and only later do they start to think about how to get it published. The dream is to find a publisher who will pay you a lot of money for the joy of printing […]
What You Don’t Know About Publishing Can Hurt Your Future! by Wendy Keller, literary agent At a writer’s conference in 1999, a smart, respectable man pitched me on representing his business book. It was a terrific idea! I invited him to send me his proposal at once. (A book proposal is the critical document every […]
How NOT to Approach a Literary Agent in the Wild by Wendy Keller, Literary Agent Stopped for gas on my way home from a meeting Friday. I was on the phone offering some advice to a writer who is having contract issues for a deal I didn’t create. I was too loud, I fear. You […]