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So You Want to Be Published?

Roisin Conroy

So You Want to Be Published?

A Guide to Getting Into Print

by Roisin Conroy

  • 334 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Attic Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on careers & achieving success,
  • Publishing industry,
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Publishing,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12001957M
    ISBN 101855940566
    ISBN 109781855940567
    OCLC/WorldCa33416020

    About Judith St. George. Judith St. George has published dozens of successful nonfiction books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning So You Want to Be President? and the historical Turning Point series, including You. If you want your book to be published by a traditional publishing house, your novel or proposal should be handled by a literary agent, not sent directly to a publisher by you. While it is possible to sell a book .

      Publishing a book might seem even more daunting than writing one. But with the right guidance, all is possible! To publish your book, you have to make sure it's in the best possible shape before you take it to agents or hing your book 89%(83).   If you were to sell this hypothetical book for $, you might earn $2 to $5 per book, based on a 70% royalty after costs. A good rule of thumb: self-published authors often net 25% of the .

      If you want to get your book published, you have more choices than ever to accomplish your goal, and the path can be confusing if you’re new to the publishing industry. This post lays out the process in the simplest terms possible. There are three primary paths to getting published: Land a traditional publisher who will offer you a book . So You Want to Be President? is a children's picture book written by Judith St. George and illustrated by David hed in , the book features a comprehensive guide to the Presidents of the United book Author: Judith St. George.


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