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"If publishing is dead, I’m the creepy undertaker letting you do whatever with the body for $10." 
whitewhine:

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"If publishing is dead, I’m the creepy undertaker letting you do whatever with the body for $10." 

whitewhine:

Available on Amazon and B&N.com

@InkWellMGMT is launching a blog about writing and publishing next week called The InkWell. I haven’t written a feature since I was a reporter at The Princeton Packet. Time to dust off my notebook…
inkwellmanagement:

We had a great week here at InkWell. And considering it’s Summer Fridays, we’re off to celebrate our esteemed colleague Charlie Olsen becoming a full-fledged agent and former intern Alyssa Mozdzen becoming the new Foreign Rights Assistant.  All good things around here. 
Next week we’ll be launching The InkWell a blog designed to inform and entertain readers and writers with tips and thoughts on writing your best work. Stay tuned friends and have a great weekend! 
Cheers!

@InkWellMGMT is launching a blog about writing and publishing next week called The InkWell. I haven’t written a feature since I was a reporter at The Princeton Packet. Time to dust off my notebook…

inkwellmanagement:

We had a great week here at InkWell. And considering it’s Summer Fridays, we’re off to celebrate our esteemed colleague Charlie Olsen becoming a full-fledged agent and former intern Alyssa Mozdzen becoming the new Foreign Rights Assistant.  All good things around here. 

Next week we’ll be launching The InkWell a blog designed to inform and entertain readers and writers with tips and thoughts on writing your best work. Stay tuned friends and have a great weekend! 

Cheers!

Brick and mortar bookstores report good quarter. Wait, what?
"Retail watcher Placed Insights found brick-and-mortar booksellers saw a 27% increase in shopper traffic in the first three months of 2013 when compared to the same period in 2012.”
(via Brick and mortar bookstores report good quarter. Wait, what? - latimes.com)

Brick and mortar bookstores report good quarter. Wait, what?

"Retail watcher Placed Insights found brick-and-mortar booksellers saw a 27% increase in shopper traffic in the first three months of 2013 when compared to the same period in 2012.”

(via Brick and mortar bookstores report good quarter. Wait, what? - latimes.com)

rachelfershleiser:

unwrapping:

How Authors Should Use Tumblr:A Five-step Guide by Tumblr’s Rachel Fershleiser (from GalleyCat’s Jason Boog: “What Writers Need To Know About Tumblr”)

6. Make me fancy gifs so I’ll love you forever!

HOW TO TUMBLR

rachelfershleiser:

unwrapping:

How Authors Should Use Tumblr:
A Five-step Guide by Tumblr’s Rachel Fershleiser (from GalleyCat’s Jason Boog: “What Writers Need To Know About Tumblr”)

6. Make me fancy gifs so I’ll love you forever!

HOW TO TUMBLR

Some writers will choose to fill the agent position themselves, instead of hiring from outside the firm, so to speak, but savvy writers will have noted that the chances of landing a great publishing contract goes up if they hire an expert, a sales specialist, to handle the part of the transaction.

Maureen McGowan, author of Deviants (Amazon Children’s Publishing, October 2012)

The Agent Search – Another Perspective

(Source: chicklitwriters.com)

@01FirstSecond’s Gina Gagliano gives a peek behind the curtains of the book acquisitions process.
(via The Acquisition Process | First Second Books)

@01FirstSecond’s Gina Gagliano gives a peek behind the curtains of the book acquisitions process.

(via The Acquisition Process | First Second Books)

A short, short story about short stories. 
rachelfershleiser:

Tom is on Tumblr! WOOOOOOO!

A short, short story about short stories. 

rachelfershleiser:

Tom is on Tumblr! WOOOOOOO!

(Source: myjetpack)

A simple, maddening flowchart about how books are born. 
(via how a book is born (because you kids love the infographics) | Weldon Owen)

A simple, maddening flowchart about how books are born. 

(via how a book is born (because you kids love the infographics) | Weldon Owen)

When it comes to choosing excerpts, as in life, choose sex over death.

— Publicist Lauren Cerand, on readings

(Source: The Awl)