How to Copyright a Book – Book Copyright FAQ for Authors

How to Copyright a Book – Book Copyright FAQ for Authors

How to Copyright a Book – As a former literary agent turned author consultant, I get a lot of questions about book copyright. What is copyright? Do I need to copyright my book before I try to get a literary agent? What are the copyright laws for books that I need to know about? How much does it cost to copyright a book? And, how do I copyright my book?...

Interactive Q&A Chat Session – How to Become a Bestselling Author

Interactive Q&A Chat Session – How to Become a Bestselling Author

This 1-Hour Event Starts Here On… Saturday December 20th, 12-1 pm EASTERN Time For authors of all genres (fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books), at all stages of development. Participate from anywhere in the world. Listen on the Internet OR by phone. Ask Mark and Ingrid anything about how to write, publish and/or market your book(s). Not sure...

Literary Agent Biographies – What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Literary Agent Biographies – What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Literary Agent Biographies - Are you making a common mistake when reading the bios of literary agents online or in books? This article shows that there are probably a lot more publishing agents than you realize, that might be interested in you and your book. Every week I help my new 1-on-1 coaching clients find the right prospective agents. In other words, I...

Literary Agents Q&A Chat Sessions

Literary Agents Q&A Chat Sessions

Listen Now to the Literary Agents Q&A Chat Replays Host: Former NY Times Bestselling Literary Agent Mark Malatesta These two calls on our book agent blog were an opportunity for authors of all genres (fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books), at all stages of development, to ask questions. Authors from all countries were invited to participate by...

Literary Agent Blogs By Popular Book Agents

Literary Agent Blogs - Which ones are best? Take a look at our short list below to find out which book agent blogs are getting the most attention… based on the quality of their content, the frequency of their posts, and the personalities of their authors. Just make sure, if you haven’t already done so, that you also click here for free instant...

The Best Publishing Companies for Smart Authors

Best Publishing Companies - What are your options when it comes to publishing your book, and what is the best option? This article by a former literary agent and publishing house marketing executive explains. * * * Finding the Best Publishing Companies The Challenge The main challenge with trying to find the best publishing companies is that there’s a lot of...