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What is the correct manuscript format for submission to a publisher or agent? Okay, you’re done writing and have a completed manuscript. You’ve reviewed and edited as much of it as you possibly can. Now it’s time to get down … Continue reading

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Are people asking to read your manuscript before you publish your book? Should you allow people to read your work before you publish your book? Yes and no. I guess I’m not a very trusting person when it comes to … Continue reading

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How long should my manuscript word count be? How long does it take to write a book? These questions are wide open for interpretation. I think the shortest amount of time it took me to write a novel was nine months … Continue reading

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  What is a query letter? For many beginning writers, eventually they ask themselves, “How do I send my manuscript to a publisher or agent?” I started writing at age eleven so as a child, I thought I’d send my … Continue reading

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  How to I find a freelance editor? In today’s world, most publishers won’t look at a manuscript unless an editor has already combed through it. The big publishing houses usually employ editors. The smaller companies might not. For example, … Continue reading

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