So you’ve written your book. Amazing! Congratulations! Maybe it’s even your second or third book, you total rockstar. If you already have a literary agent, then chances are the two of you are already talking about how to proceed. But if you don’t…now what? Are you ready to send a query and sample pages, or […]
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Happy Halloweek, BookHivers! If you’re anything like me, and you love this spooky holiday, you know how lovely it can be to indulge in a particularly chilling tale around this time of year. Gone Girl was all the rage last year, but if you’re looking for another haunting title, then this is the blog post […]
A great way to stay abreast of what’s new in the publishing world is to attend local book festivals. A simple google search of your town or city followed by “Book Festival” will tell you when and where your next one will be! I’ve spoken to Patrick Weir, intern at Melville House Publishing about his […]
If I had to recommend a book for aspiring writers, artists…aspiring anything, it would be Elle Luna’s The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion. I picked up this book a week after graduating college, and revisit it about once a month. In our field it is all too easy and toxic […]
I met Brooke Hocker at the New York Writers Workshop and I was excited to test her book with our beta readers that came out of her TEDx talk and blogging for a year. She is a go getter and someone I expect to be publishing soon! Below is my interview with her about her […]
When I first began writing regularly, I didn’t necessarily think of myself as a “writer.” I thought of myself as someone who liked to write, but never someone who would try to make a career out it it. Since then, I have written one full-length YA novel, about 17-year-old Mason Radley who develops schizophrenia when […]