traditional publishing

How to Use Other People's Books to Sell Yours

How to Use Other People's Books to Sell Yours
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The book publishing industry uses comparable titles at every stage in the process from publishing deals with authors to recommending books to readers. Here are three ways you can use comp titles to sell your book.

Julie Trelstad
Julie Trelstad
publishing
How Do I Know if My Book is Marketable?

How Do I Know if My Book is Marketable?
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Reverse-engineer your way into being a bestselling author by understanding exactly what your book has in common with other books and what makes your book a must-read in comparison.

Julie Trelstad
Julie Trelstad
authorship
Prepare a Book Manuscript for Submission

Prepare a Book Manuscript for Submission
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Word is a very messy program underneath the hood. And what you can’t see causes big trouble for production editors and designers who will be working on your files. All of a sudden, an editor may be working on a file and everything will turn bold, or red, or

Julie Trelstad
Julie Trelstad
publishing
Writers: Control What You Can, Let the Rest Go

Writers: Control What You Can, Let the Rest Go
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My first book publishing job was in 1993 as an associate editor of architecture books at Van Nostrand Reinhold, a trade publishing company that was purchased and absorbed by John Wiley & Sons, ironically another publisher that I later worked for. That means 2018 marks my 25th year in this

Julie Trelstad
Julie Trelstad
traditional publishing