Coverart for item
The Resource The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals, by Moira Anderson Allen

The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals, by Moira Anderson Allen

Label
The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals
Title
The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals
Statement of responsibility
by Moira Anderson Allen
Title variation
Writer's guide to queries, pitches and proposals
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides tips and advice to writers on how to increase markets and sales with pitches to magazines, publishers, corporations, and other clients, covering e-mail pitches, letters of introduction, pitching for international markets or to agents at conferences, and more
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
070.5/2
Index
index present
LC call number
PN161
LC item number
.A55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals, by Moira Anderson Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The perfect pitch : ten steps to a winning proposal -- Writing the (almost) perfect query -- Beyond the basic query -- Approaching trade magazines with letters of introduction / by Denene Brox -- Newspaper queries / by Amy Chavez -- Sample queries -- Selling a column -- Self-syndicating your column -- How to become a syndicated columnist / by Amy Chavez -- Preparing a nonfiction book proposal -- Researching the competition on amazon.com -- Pitching to international book publishers / by Huw Francis -- Electronic and "DIY" publishing : viable alternatives? -- Sample nonfiction book proposals -- A novel proposal -- Seeking an agent -- Pitching to agents at a writing conference / by Sue Lick -- The novel synopsis / by Rebecca Vinyard -- Anatomy of a synopsis / by Rebecca Vinyard -- The complete package : sample query and synopsis / by Karen Wiesner -- Speaking and teaching -- Pitching to the greeting card market / by Sandra Miller-Louden -- Writing for the business world -- Grants for writers / by Kelleen Zubick and Maryo Ewell -- A final word : capitalizing on success
Control code
ocn627701068
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9781581157437
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010020928
System control number
(OCoLC)627701068
Label
The writer's guide to queries, pitches & proposals, by Moira Anderson Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The perfect pitch : ten steps to a winning proposal -- Writing the (almost) perfect query -- Beyond the basic query -- Approaching trade magazines with letters of introduction / by Denene Brox -- Newspaper queries / by Amy Chavez -- Sample queries -- Selling a column -- Self-syndicating your column -- How to become a syndicated columnist / by Amy Chavez -- Preparing a nonfiction book proposal -- Researching the competition on amazon.com -- Pitching to international book publishers / by Huw Francis -- Electronic and "DIY" publishing : viable alternatives? -- Sample nonfiction book proposals -- A novel proposal -- Seeking an agent -- Pitching to agents at a writing conference / by Sue Lick -- The novel synopsis / by Rebecca Vinyard -- Anatomy of a synopsis / by Rebecca Vinyard -- The complete package : sample query and synopsis / by Karen Wiesner -- Speaking and teaching -- Pitching to the greeting card market / by Sandra Miller-Louden -- Writing for the business world -- Grants for writers / by Kelleen Zubick and Maryo Ewell -- A final word : capitalizing on success
Control code
ocn627701068
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9781581157437
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010020928
System control number
(OCoLC)627701068

Library Locations

    • CRPL-Downtown LibraryBorrow it
      450 5th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52401, US
      41.976964 -91.6624043
Processing Feedback ...