Yes, it takes that many people to keep the publishing industry going. You may be wondering just how many career options there are in the book world. This is only the tip of the iceberg! Book publicists differ from literary agents in that they attempt to create a buzz for your book; whereas, agents are responsible for getting the right company to publish your book. As a … [Read more...] about 15 Top Book Publicists in New York State
You have completed the demanding task of writing a book and now you must go through it with a fine tooth comb. The problem with self editing is that you’ve spent so much time on a particular page that you may not necessarily see the weeds in between the spaces. That’s where you need to set aside your possessiveness and allow a professional to take over. I know it can be … [Read more...] about 21 Top Book Editors in Washington State
Book editors take your story and care for it as if it were their own. They are not only incredibly passionate about the publishing industry, but also dabble in different subject matter so as to mould your writing into the most accurate and interesting read. You may be mind-boggled by the different kinds of editing available. To clarify, developmental or substantive editing … [Read more...] about 14 Top Book Editors in Washington, D.C.
It’s interesting how the process of publishing mirrors our journey through life. The editing process weathers the book down to expose the best version of itself, just as our experiences in life add to and subtract from our individuality. Once all the purposeless surface matter is gone, a book cover is designed to resemble the content within. That sounds a lot like the … [Read more...] about 19 Top Book Publishing Companies in Michigan
Imagine a world with less art. You can’t, can you? As Nietzsche said, “Art is the proper task of life.” And we’d have a lot less art in this world without literary agents, the professional fairy godmothers who deliver our manuscripts to the right publishers or production companies. If you have a manuscript, but don’t want to deal with the hassle of publishing, you … [Read more...] about 19 Top Literary Agents in Australia