Publishing 101: Get Your First Book Deal
Laura Mazer, a veteran book editor and literary agent, walks us through through all the steps and stages of bringing your words to the general market. She covers the mechanics of the publishing industry and the roles of literary agents and acquisition editors, and she shares insider secrets to successfully shepherding a project from “spark of an idea” to “magnum opus.”
A Thriving Writing Life
Writing can be intensely rewarding, but each book is also a messy, long-drawn trek. I discussed some practices that may help you to navigate through these journeys.
— Vikram Chandra