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1. Giving Up On a Manuscript

How do you know when it's time to move on from a beloved manuscript?


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2. After the "Yes"

After an editor says he/she wants to publish your book, it still has to be approved by other editors and the acquisitions committee.


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3. Submit to Editors First?

If you're planning to query agents, should you be also be submitting to editors?


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4. Submissions

There are no hidden secrets to the submission process--editors and agents are clear about what they want and how they want it.


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5. Sales Figures

How much do the sales of a previous book impact your ability to get your next book published.


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6. Sale of First Novel

How long does it take to sell your first novel?


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7. When You Haven't Heard Back

What is appropriate to do when you've waited and waited and haven't heard back from an editor or agent?


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8. Mistakes on the Road to Publication

Learn from a debut author what mistakes to avoid on your way to being published.


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9. Before You Submit

Make sure you follow these important steps before hitting "send."


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10. Aspiring Writers

Here's some advice as you set out on your journey to publication.


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11. Author Bios

Whether it's for your query letter or promoting your book, you want to have a good author bio.


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12. Publisher Trends

Before submitting, it's worth researching the types of books your publisher of choice is bringing out.


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13. Comparable Books

When you're trying to catch the interest of an agent or editor, it often helps to compare your book to published titles.


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14. Email Query Formatting

Your email query letter should not be formatting the same way as a snail mail one.


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15. Starting Out

Chronicle Books gives advice for writers new to the children's book business.


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16. Editor Submission List

Agents work carefully to create a list of where they will send your book.


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17. Submitting

You're finished and polished your manuscript, so now it's time to submit.


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18. Bad Advice

On your path to publication, you'll hear a lot of advice you should just ignore.


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19. Why Was Your Book Rejected?

Manuscripts are rejected for many reasons, often not related to the quality of the writing.


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20. Guaranteed Rejection

Here are some way to almost guarantee that an agent or editor will reject your manuscript.


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21. Writing Red Flags

What do you need to do to your manuscript to get it past the publishing gatekeepers?


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22. Trends in YA

You shouldn't write to a trend, but if you have a manuscript with a currently popular topic, now might be the time to submit it.


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23. When an Editor Wants to See More

When you're asked to submit another manuscript, don't feel like you have to wait a long time before doing so.


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24. Submission Checklist

Before you hit "send" or mail the envelope, here are some last minute things to check about your submission.


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25. Manuscript Wish List

Find out what specific types of manuscripts individual editors and agents are looking for.


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