Dragonblood Throne: Legacy, by Tom Fallwell

Dragonblood Throne: Legacy, by Tom Fallwell

Dragonblood Throne: Legacy Orphaned as a young child and growing up alone in the forest, Delina lives a life of isolation; her only companion a saber-toothed panther. Her strange eyes frighten those she occasionally encounters, so she keeps to herself,

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Fiction Book Proposal: Now What?

Manuscript Submission - Not as Sexy as It Sounds

Over the last several weeks, we’ve been exploring the business-end of the writing life: finding agents, querying agents, and preparing a fiction book proposal. Today, we’re going to talk about what happens next, once you’ve found your agents and written

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Elements of a Fiction Book Proposal: Your Sample Pages

fiction book proposal

The final part of your fiction book proposal is your sample pages. This is really what will make or break your proposal, so make sure they shine! To recap, a great fiction book proposal essentially breaks down into five elements:

Tagged with: , , , ,

Reading at Black Dog Books – A Retrospective

“[Michael E. Dellert’s reading at Black Dog Books on Saturday 15 July] was an eclectic gathering of eager minds that were totally blown away by Mike’s uncanny imagination. He belongs in the big leagues.” — Rob Marcazo, singer, songwriter, poet,

Tagged with: , , , , ,

Elements of a Fiction Book Proposal: Your Marketing Plan

The fourth part of your fiction book proposal is your marketing plan: what concrete steps can you take to market and publicize your own book? To recap, a great fiction book proposal essentially breaks down into five elements: About Your Book

Tagged with: , , , ,

Happy International Authors Day!

Mackenzie Flohr, author of Rite of Wands

Happy International Authors Day! Mackenzie Flohr is the author of The Rite of Wands, a young adult fantasy series. Her debut novel was released on March 10, 2017, and has already gathered hype and received some incredible reviews. Mackenzie grew

Tagged with: , , , ,

Elements of a Fiction Book Proposal: Your Biography

The third part of your fiction book proposal is your biography: who are you and why should a literary agent care? To recap, a great fiction book proposal essentially breaks down into five elements: About Your Book and the Target

Tagged with: , , , ,

Reading with Kiki at Black Dog Books

Kiki, the Book-Reading Labrador, at Black Dog Books!

Beginning Wednesday July 12th @ 3:00pm and every Wednesday thereafter What is better than an adorable dog and a good book? How about both? Come and share the joy of reading aloud with “Kiki,” a sweet 10 month old Labrador

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

Author About Town: Newton, NJ *UPDATE!*

Three weeks ago, I let you know about all the things you could be doing in Newton, New Jersey to make a full day of it before and after my Meet the Author book reading/discussion/signing event at Black Dog Books

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

What Can Writers Do to Support Literacy?

Reading is Fundamental! Support Literacy!

Reading is Fundamental. But what can writers do to support literacy? When I was a kid growing up in the 1970s, I saw commercials like this one, public service announcements for Reading is Fundamental (R.I.F.). Originally started in 1966 by

Tagged with: , , ,
Top
%d bloggers like this: