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How Do Books Get Selected for Publication?

July 6, 2011 7 Comments
Acquisitions Intern Teryn O’Brien gives a glimpse inside the selection process for book manuscripts

When I think of the word “intern,” I usually think of Ryan from The Office. The guy who got coffee for everyone and did random …

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7 Ways to Launch into Publishing: Part 4

June 23, 2011 2 Comments

Tip #4: Establish a Blog and Write Regularly

By: Stephanie S. Smith, Inside Pages Managing Editor

Would you say you want to be a football player and never pick up a ball? Would you aspire to become a virtuoso …

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The Story Behind the Novel

November 18, 2010 No Comments

By Tricia Goyer, contemporary and historical novelist, author, and speaker.  Visit Tricia at www.triciagoyer.com.

When I first starting writing, I never even considered writing historical novels (too much research!). I wrote articles, devotionals, and proposals for contemporary novels. And …

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Thoughts from an Editor’s (Blue) Pencil

September 14, 2010 1 Comment

An editor may need to mull over issues such as:

• Is it okay for a nonfiction writer to use gonna? Or should the editor change it to going to?

“What’s gonna happen to me and those I love? …

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