LA Times Festival of Books Information
Market Update by Patricia Fry
Ask the Book Doctor: About Pronouns, Prologues, Prefaces, Forewords, Introductions, History Books, and Publishers that Contact You First by Bobbie Christmas
Self-Publishing Manual Volume Two by Dan Poynter—Book Review by Patricia Fry
Eight Ways to Land More Writing Assignments—Not Just Queries by Linda Formichelli
I Hate Bookkeeping by Bill Benitez
Interview with Maureen Woods, Moderator for Book-In-A-Week
How to Position Yourself as an Expert by Patricia Fry
Here’s What’s New – An extension from the CPSC concerning lead in books, a new book review site, new publishers, a failed Canadian book distributor and more…
Opportunities for Freelance Writers – Here are a dozen opportunities for writers—several of them for pay!!
Opportunities for Authors –5 publishers seeking manuscripts—3 of them brand new!
Book Promotion Opportunities – Over a dozen book review sites for our authors.
Opportunities for Screenplay Writers – Look what Scriptapalooza is offering!!!!
Going, Going, Gone – 10 more mags/writers sites have closed.
Resources for Authors – Self-Publishing.com, Alltop, American Booksellers Association and a 9-day long WordFest for readers and writers in California.
Bonus Item – Writers Conferences Galore, a guide to writer’s conferences and an editorial focusing on the future of bookstores.