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2003 writer's market : 3,100 + book and magazine editors who buy what you write
Publication Information:
Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
1112 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Subtitle on cover: "8000 + book and magazine editors who buy what you write."
Language:
English
Added Title:
Writer's market.
ISBN:
9781582971209
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Book

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Concord Library PN161 .W83 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Writer's Market is THE indispensable writer's reference. It informs your customers who the editors are, what they want, how much they buy and how much they pay. Every writer needs it; that's why it's the best-selling writing title each and every year. This year, Writer's Market has more entries and benefits than ever before. Readers will find more phone numbers, contact names, and e-mail addresses-everything they need to get in touch with the people who can make their dreams come true! They'll find: bull; The Query Letter Clinic-this ever-popular feature illustrating the dos and don'ts of crafting effective query letters has been expanded to include electronic queries bull; Insider reports from Karen Joy Fowler, author of Black Glass, Joy Johannessen, freelance editor, and Adair Lara, award-winning San Francisco Chronicle columnist bull; Workshop articles that help writers craft winning book proposals, novel outlines or script synopses


Table of Contents

Greg DaughertyAnthony TedescoKathryn Struckel Brogan and Cynthia LaufenbergGloria BurkeAnthony TedescoWill AllisonWill AllisonWill AllisonVanessa LymanRobert Lee BrewerTravis AdkinsAnne BowlingRobert Lee BrewerJay Conrad Levinson and Rick Frishman and Michael LarsenJennifer Nelson
From the Editorp. 1
Writer's Market Feedback Formp. 2
Using Your Writer's Market to Sell Your Writingp. 3
Important Listing Informationp. 5
Getting Published
Before Your First Salep. 7
Develop your ideas, then target the marketsp. 8
Query and cover lettersp. 8
Nonfiction book proposalsp. 10
A word about agentsp. 10
Professionalism and courtesyp. 11
Manuscript formatp. 11
Estimating word countp. 12
Photographs and slidesp. 12
Photocopiesp. 13
Mailing submissionsp. 13
Recording submissionsp. 15
The Magazines Most Open To New Writersp. 16
Strategies for Starting Your Online-Writing Careerp. 18
Query Letter Clinicp. 21
The Four R's of Freelancing: Refocus, Rework, Rewrite, and Recyclep. 32
Insider Tips for Tapping Online Marketsp. 34
Personal Views
Columnist Adair Lara Stresses Honesty, Humorp. 36
Novelist Karen Joy Fowler Blurs the Lines Between Genre and Literary Writingp. 39
Joy Johannessen Offers Tips on Working with Freelance Editorsp. 42
Expert Advice
The Best Expert Advice from WritersMarket.comp. 45
Writing for TV: Sandy Siegel Tells Her Own Tales from the Scriptp. 46
The Effects of Anthrax on Writers' Submissionsp. 49
Handling Rejection Plays an Important Role in the Writing Processp. 52
Ask the Editor: How Do I Get My Fiction Published?p. 55
10 Ways to Effectively Promote Your Writing Through Your Websitep. 58
The Business of Writing
Minding the Detailsp. 61
Contracts and agreementsp. 61
Rights and the writerp. 62
Selling subsidiary rightsp. 63
Copyrightp. 64
Finances and taxesp. 65
Sell Serial Rights, Make Moneyp. 67
Pitching Sidebars, Shorts, & Quizzesp. 69
Publishers and Their Imprintsp. 72
Literary Agents
Literary Agentsp. 77
Literary Agents Subject Index
Fictionp. 103
Nonfictionp. 105
Scriptsp. 108
The Markets
Book Publishersp. 110
Canadian & International Book Publishersp. 324
Small Pressesp. 349
Book Producersp. 364
Consumer Magazinesp. 368
Animalp. 370
Art & Architecturep. 377
Associationsp. 383
Astrology, Metaphysical & New Agep. 388
Automotive & Motorcyclep. 390
Aviationp. 395
Business & Financep. 398
Career, College & Alumnip. 406
Child Care & Parental Guidancep. 411
Comic Booksp. 421
Consumer Service & Business Opportunityp. 421
Contemporary Culturep. 422
Detective & Crimep. 427
Disabilitiesp. 427
Entertainmentp. 429
Ethnic & Minorityp. 434
Food & Drinkp. 441
Games & Puzzlesp. 444
Gay & Lesbian Interestp. 445
General Interestp. 449
Health & Fitnessp. 460
Historyp. 466
Hobby & Craftp. 473
Home & Gardenp. 492
Humorp. 503
Inflightp. 504
Juvenilep. 507
Literary & "Little"p. 520
Men'sp. 549
Militaryp. 552
Musicp. 556
Mysteryp. 559
Nature, Conservation & Ecologyp. 560
Personal Computersp. 569
Photographyp. 570
Politics & World Affairsp. 572
Psychology & Self-Improvementp. 576
Regionalp. 578
Relationshipsp. 624
Religiousp. 625
Retirementp. 653
Romance & Confessionp. 655
Ruralp. 656
Sciencep. 659
Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horrorp. 661
Sexp. 665
Sportsp. 668
Archery & Bowhunting
Basketball
Bicycling
Boating
Gambling
General Interest
Golf
Guns
Hiking & Backpacking
Hockey
Horse Racing
Hunting & Fishing
Martial Arts
Miscellaneous
Motor Sports
Olympics
Running
Skiing & Snow Sports
Soccer
Water Sports
Teen & Young Adultp. 707
Travel, Camping & Trailerp. 713
Women'sp. 727
Trade, Technical & Professional Journalsp. 736
Advertising, Marketing & PRp. 737
Art, Design & Collectiblesp. 739
Auto & Truckp. 741
Aviation & Spacep. 745
Beauty & Salonp. 747
Beverages & Bottlingp. 750
Book & Bookstorep. 751
Brick, Glass & Ceramicsp. 752
Building Interiorsp. 753
Business Managementp. 754
Church Administration & Ministryp. 762
Clothingp. 767
Confectionary & Snack Foodsp. 767
Construction & Contractingp. 768
Drugs, Healthcare & Medical Productsp. 772
Education & Counselingp. 772
Electronics & Communicationp. 777
Energy & Utilitiesp. 778
Engineering & Technologyp. 779
Entertainment & the Artsp. 781
Farmp. 785
Agricultural Equipment
Crops & Soil Management
Dairy Farming
Livestock
Management
Regional
Financep. 792
Fishingp. 796
Florists, Nurseries & Landscapersp. 796
Government & Public Servicep. 798
Groceries & Food Productsp. 802
Home Furnishings & Household Goodsp. 804
Hospitals, Nursing & Nursing Homesp. 805
Hotels, Motels, Clubs, Resorts & Restaurantsp. 808
Industrial Operationsp. 811
Information Systemsp. 813
Insurancep. 815
Jewelryp. 815
Journalism & Writingp. 817
Lawp. 823
Lumberp. 826
Machinery & Metalp. 827
Maintenance & Safetyp. 830
Management & Supervisionp. 832
Marine & Maritime Industriesp. 833
Medicalp. 834
Musicp. 839
Office Environment & Equipmentp. 839
Paperp. 840
Petsp. 841
Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigerationp. 841
Printingp. 842
Professional Photographyp. 843
Real Estatep. 844
Resources & Waste Reductionp. 846
Selling & Merchandisingp. 848
Sport Tradep. 852
Stone, Quarry & Miningp. 855
Toy, Novelty & Hobbyp. 857
Transportationp. 858
Travelp. 858
Veterinaryp. 860
Scriptwritingp. 861
Business & Educational Writingp. 862
Playwritingp. 864
Screenwritingp. 891
Syndicatesp. 902
Greeting Cards & Gift Ideasp. 910
Contests & Awardsp. 917
Generalp. 918
Nonfictionp. 921
Fictionp. 930
Poetryp. 938
Playwriting & Scriptwritingp. 952
Journalismp. 963
Writing for Children & Young Adultsp. 966
Translationp. 968
Multiple Writing Areasp. 969
Arts Councils & Foundationsp. 977
Resources
Publicationsp. 981
Websitesp. 983
Organizationsp. 988
Glossaryp. 990
Book Publishers Subject Indexp. 997
Fictionp. 997
Nonfictionp. 1009
General Indexp. 1072

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