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An Editor’s Tips on Marketability

Marketability–a topic of concern to almost all writers! Here are tips I provided to a new non-fiction writer who was wondering if his manuscript would even be marketable, and if so, how he should go about preparing to market it. I wrote…. ***** 1. Basic questions on audience, purpose and¬†market: Write down, in one to … Continue reading

audience / marketing / querying agents and publishers

An Editor’s Advice After Reading a Manuscript

This post contains excerpts from an email I sent to a writer who asked me for advice relating to choosing publishers she could query¬†and the audience to whom she should try to market the book. I hope you will find these tips helpful. ***** Greetings! Thanks so much for the letting me have the privilege … Continue reading