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  1. 1

    Writing fiction

    How crime writers can research police procedure

    16th November 2020

    ...your research (yes, you need to research the police officer helping you research police procedure). That grizzled ex detective superintendent with 30 years’ experience of Major Crime will undoubtedly know...

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    Self-publishing

    How to self-publish your book on Amazon Kindle Direct (KDP)

    17th December 2020

    ...type sites like Fiverr or Upwork. You can search libraries of premade book covers for sale (for example, The Book Cover Designer. You can just Google around (search “book cover designers”) and look at...

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  3. 3

    Writing fiction

    How To Write Descriptions And Create A Sense Of Place

    18th December 2020

    ...whatever else.) On the contrary: You are doing the research, because that research may inspire and stimulate a set of ideas you might not have ecountered otherwise. The key thing...

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  4. 4

    Self-publishing

    Author website essentials: a writer’s toolkit

    26th November 2020

    You’re an author. You need a storefront. You could put a sign up in your front garden or (better idea) you could build a website. Here’s everything you need to...

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  5. 5

    Self-publishing

    How to increase Amazon book sales

    16th November 2020

    ...their visibility in the biggest bookshop in the world, and hurting their chances of being discovered by readers, even ones searching for that exact kind of book. Publishers will fail...

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    Self-publishing

    How to self-publish an e-book and why you ought to do it

    20th November 2020

    ...too long on all this. It’s not a game-changer. Series Is your book part of a series? If so, say so. Anyone searching for my books, for example, might use...

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    Writing fiction

    7 top tips for writing gripping thrillers

    14th November 2020

    ...see that one coming.’ 6: Collect Two Types Of Research: ‘nuts And Bolts’ And Emotional Both are essential for authenticity and quite distinct from each other.  ‘Nuts and bolts’ might...

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    Agents

    UK Literary Agents, the Complete List (with Links to Agent Profiles)

    16th December 2020

    ...common ways to search for literary agents and neither of them are smart. Dumb agent search method #1 Send your stuff only to the industry’s most high-profile UK literary agents...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for science fiction

    16th November 2020

    ...Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas, is probably better sold as literary fiction, no matter whether or not it uses sci-fi ideas and techniques. Using our genre search along with careful use of our agent...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for women’s fiction

    17th November 2020

    Are you writing predominantly for women, about women, and in search of an agent? Women’s fiction is an incredibly broad and rich genre to be aware of as a publishing...

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    Agents

    US Literary Agent Listings

    15th December 2020

    ...a button. You can search by literary fiction, women’s fiction, crime thriller, romance, fantasy, science fiction, young adult, and pretty much every other genre you can think of – including...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for science fiction

    16th December 2020

    Are you writing predominantly for women, about women, and in search of an agent? Women’s fiction is an incredibly broad and rich genre to be aware of as a publishing...

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    Agents

    How to Find a Literary Agent (the Simple 8 Step Guide)

    10th November 2020

    ...so the search rankings on Google have virtually no relation at all to agent quality. Not happy with that? OK, here’s another painful approach you could take. You could buy...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for Young Adult fiction

    16th November 2020

    ...– there are just so many agents, and it’s so hard figuring out what each one wants. Luckily, we’ve made your agent search easy with AgentMatch. AgentMatch And How To Use...

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    Agents

    How to find a US literary agent for non-fiction

    15th December 2020

    ...cost of a ghost-writer. If you want to publish your story, then it’s worth writing it yourself – with our help, of course! Don’t forget you can research agent’s interests by either searching the...

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    Publishing industry

    Marketing tips for authors

    20th November 2020

    You’ve written a book. You’ve got it all the way through production, either with the help of a traditional publisher or on your own, via self-publishing. And all that seemed...

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    Non-fiction

    How to write a memoir

    5th January 2021

    ...in the 1950s, but most of us don’t, so tell us. That’s why we’re reading your book. 3: Research Research the market. Find out how professional, published memoirs are written....

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    Success stories

    Neema Shah on her two-book deal with Picador

    17th March 2021

    ...Can you tell us about your journey to finding an agent?   N: I did lots of research – I even made an Excel spreadsheet because I knew I was going to contact...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for travel non-fiction

    18th December 2020

    ...the Wild, Eat Pray Love, or Under the Tuscan Sun appealing to readers. We’ve at least made your agent search easy through AgentMatch. Agentmatch And How To Use It On AgentMatch, there are plenty of...

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    Agents

    US agents for travel non-fiction

    16th December 2020

    ...personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. We’ve done all the work for you:...

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    Publishing industry

    Social media for writers

    27th November 2020

    ...can be impacted positively by social media, if you let it. Research, industry knowledge, motivation and planning can all be helped by social media tools, which allow you to connect...

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    Agents

    Agents for paranormal romances

    27th November 2020

    ...country (we advise that US based authors should query US based agents), genre or non-fiction subject areas, you’ll receive a personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for romance

    17th November 2020

    ...women’s fiction, though. You do need to find those who are interested in fiction at the more commercial end of the market. Luckily, we’ve made your agent search easy with AgentMatch....

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    Self-publishing

    How to Commission a Cover Design for a Book (17 Easy Tips)

    17th November 2020

    ...basically five possible answers to that question. 1. You Google “Book cover designer” (or similar) Nothing wrong with that. Do some proper research though: it may well be that the...

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  25. 25

    Writing fiction

    Tips on travel writing from Robin Lloyd-Jones

    25th November 2020

    ...cons on traditional or self-publishing To make life-long writing friends – and much more! Join Our Community Seven Tips For A Successful Travel Book 1. Do your research – pre-travel research...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for fantasy fiction

    16th November 2020

    ...Banks, to name a few.) That means that there are plenty of agents ready to dive into the slushpile in search of the next big thing in fantasy. Why join...

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    Agents

    Do I Query US Literary Agents? Or UK Agents? (A Simple Guide)

    13th November 2020

    ...course. On Agent Match. Agent Match here on Jericho Writers is a complete, searchable, database of literary agents. From summer 2018, AgentMatch will cover every literary agent active in Britain and...

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    Agents

    How to get a US agent for your crime thriller

    17th December 2020

    ...personalised list of suitable agent profiles. Save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. Here’s a few crime/thriller agents to get you started: Jessica...

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  29. 29

    Self-publishing

    Author Platform (What It Is and How To Build It)

    17th November 2020

    ...title right up the search rankings, so it starts popping up in the search results of readers who have never heard of you or your book before. Sure, most of...

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    Agents

    Harry Bingham’s 45 Tips To Help You Find Your Literary Agent

    20th November 2020

    ...so do use the phrase if it applies to you. (Whenever you search for agents through us, be sure to select your genre before making use of other filters.) 2....

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    Agents

    Literary agents for erotica

    17th November 2020

    ...way to develop and refine your own shortlist of likely targets is to visit our page and use the search tools on the left to make your selection. You can select by genre,...

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    Writing fiction

    Using internal and external conflict in genre writing

    17th November 2020

    ...identity; he wears a futuristic ‘scramble suit’ when he meets with his superiors, so they cannot find out who he is, thereby assuring him absolute anonymity as he searches for...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for politics and current affairs

    17th November 2020

    ...to approach them all. The best way to develop and refine your own shortlist of likely targets is to visit our page and use the search tools on the left to make your...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for horror

    17th November 2020

    ...use the search tools on the left to make your selection. You can select by genre (e.g. horror) but you can also select by the agent’s level of experience, their appetite...

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  35. 35

    Agents

    Literary agents for popular science

    20th November 2020

    ...develop and refine your own shortlist of likely targets is to visit our page and use the search tools on the left to make your selection. You can select by genre (e.g. popular...

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  36. 36

    Self-publishing

    Write Amazon Book Descriptions That Sell (Examples & Template)

    11th November 2020

    ...complete sales journey on Amazon (and excluding a ton of complicating factors), then it looks like this. Amazon Search Page ⇒ Your Book Page Key conversion factors: Cover, Price, Reviews (total number)...

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    Agents

    US agents for romance

    17th December 2020

    ...personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. We’ve done all the work for you:...

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  38. 38

    Writing fiction

    How To Start Writing A Novel: 10 Things To Do Right Away

    17th December 2020

    ...number of pages. Done! Oh, and don’t rely on internet searches to give you the right answer. Because there is so much age-dependent variability in kids fiction, criss-crossed by a...

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    Agents

    US Agents Seeking New Authors

    26th November 2020

    ...or non-fiction subject, you’ll receive a personalised list of suitable agent profiles. Save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. Here’s some names...

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    Agents

    US agents representing Horror

    27th November 2020

    ...US based authors should query US based agents), genre or non-fiction subject areas, you’ll receive a personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search results and work through...

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    Agents

    Agents for Women’s fiction

    15th December 2020

    ...save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. We’ve done all the work for you: scoured the four corners of the web for...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for memoir, true story and autobiography

    15th December 2020

    ...to approach them all. The best way to develop and refine your own shortlist of likely targets is to visit our page and use the search tools on the left to make your...

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    Agents

    US agents for food & cookery books

    16th December 2020

    ...a personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search results and work through them one by one, at your own pace. We’ve done all the work for...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for food and cookery books

    20th November 2020

    ...search tools on the left to make your selection. You can select by genre (e.g. food and cookery) but you can also select by the agent’s level of experience, their appetite...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for historical fiction

    16th November 2020

    ...of likely targets is to visit our page and use the search tools on the left to make your selection. You can select by genre (e.g. historical) but you can also select...

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    Agents

    US science fiction literary agents

    27th November 2020

    ...advise that US based authors query US based agents), genre or non-fiction subject, you’ll receive a personalised list of suitable agent profiles. You can save your search results and then...

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    Writing fiction

    15 Common Novel Writing Mistakes (Beginner Writers Beware!)

    11th November 2020

    ...books and visited by death? The Book Thief is an original take in children’s fiction, on a troubling, much-visited subject. If your book doesn’t an original concept, it’ll hamper the search for an...

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    Coffee and cake

    Creative Writing degrees: waste or wonderful opportunity?

    26th November 2020

    ...… Doctoral students for the PhD in Creative Writing are expected to combine their own creative writing with research into the genre or area of literature in which they are...

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    Self-publishing

    How to format your ebook

    15th December 2020

    ...limitations on font colours, restrictions on indentation options and the requirement to credit them as publishers. A quick Google search should provide you all the info you need on your...

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    Agents

    Literary agents for crime, thrillers and action novels

    15th December 2020

    ...are just about no agents who specialise only in that area.) So you’ll need to filter your list some more. Use our other search tools to bring your selection down...

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