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  1. Length of time for....

    What is generally the length of time from when an agent has the book proposal in their hands and then submits to publishers? Do they start...

    Started by A G‎, 05-17-2005 09:53 AM
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    05-17-2005, 12:42 PM Go to last post
  2. Building a Platform for a self-help/relationship b

    I'm writing a self-help/relationship book, and after getting feedback that there is a good/marketable idea here - I have been keeping the content...

    Started by A G‎, 10-18-2004 04:12 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 586
    10-19-2004, 11:12 AM Go to last post
  3. Martin Literary Management/Sharlene Martin

    I have read a lot on Martin Lit Management, just wondering if anyone has any personal experience working with Sharlene Martin? Thanks!

    Started by A G‎, 09-28-2004 05:21 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    09-29-2004, 02:15 PM Go to last post
  4. How long should it take...

    I have been back and forth with an agent over the past few months...and incorporating their recommendations for revisions. I recently submitted a...

    Started by A G‎, 09-27-2004 02:45 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 291
    09-28-2004, 03:55 PM Go to last post
  5. Nonfiction Chick-lit question

    An agent responded to my description of nonfiction chick-lit by saying that if my book was nonfiction/selfhelp it couldn't be chick-lit. My...

    Started by A G‎, 09-23-2004 11:05 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 412
    09-25-2004, 07:49 AM Go to last post
  6. Outline Question

    When an agent requests an outline with a query for nonfiction projects...is the outline referring to the summary of chapters? Thanks!

    Started by A G‎, 09-21-2004 04:35 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    09-21-2004, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  7. Do you confirm receipt or wait it out

    I have been in contact with an agent and recently sent a revised edition. Is it reasonable to check in to see if they received the material...

    Started by A G‎, 09-15-2004 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 464
    09-16-2004, 04:08 PM Go to last post
  8. Is it legit....

    Is it legit if an agent runs a literary agency.....and as a separate business promotes themselves as editor consultants to writers? Is that okay as...

    Started by A G‎, 09-14-2004 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    09-15-2004, 09:41 AM Go to last post
  9. Disregard ? Re: JeffHerman

    Sorry about that....looks like there is one Jeff Herman Literary Agency.

    Started by A G‎, 09-13-2004 04:27 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    09-13-2004, 04:27 PM Go to last post
  10. Question Re: Jeff Herman Agency

    Are there two Jeff Herman Agency's? In Writer's Market 2004 Jeff Herman Agency is in Stockbridge, MA. However, I have seen other postings referring...

    Started by A G‎, 09-13-2004 04:23 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    09-13-2004, 04:23 PM Go to last post
  11. Agent's Book Sales

    Are there other ways to find out an agent's book sales aside from listings in Publishers Weekly? Thanks!

    Started by A G‎, 09-13-2004 02:44 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    09-14-2004, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  12. Layout /Format question...

    I'm featuring an interview in my nonfiction book and I'm having trouble selecting the best way on how to present the interview in my two sample...

    Started by A G‎, 09-09-2004 03:18 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    09-10-2004, 07:30 AM Go to last post
  13. Any experience w/Andrea Hurst & Assoc.

    Just wondering if anyone has had any experience working with Andrea Hurst and Associates or knows anything about them? Thanks!

    Started by A G‎, 08-26-2004 02:21 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-26-2004, 02:21 PM Go to last post
  14. (Proposal) Promotional Plan Question

    I'm revising the promotional plan section of my proposal, and have read that writers include that they will purchase a certain number of their books...

    Started by A G‎, 08-24-2004 08:44 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-24-2004, 09:37 AM Go to last post
  15. Passing proposal on to...

    An agent (AAR member) passed my proposal on to one of their (writer) clients to see if they would be interested in co-authoring. I was concerned...

    Started by A G‎, 08-11-2004 04:44 AM
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    08-11-2004, 02:17 PM Go to last post
  16. Protective of material/ideas?

    How protective are writers of their nonfiction material and ideas? I am planning to activate a website, simply to serve as a resource for people. ...

    Started by A G‎, 08-10-2004 10:16 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 328
    08-10-2004, 11:57 AM Go to last post
  17. Protective of material/ideas?

    How protective are writers of their nonfiction material and ideas? I am planning to activate a website, simply to serve as a resource for people. ...

    Started by A G‎, 08-10-2004 10:15 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 317
    08-10-2004, 01:05 PM Go to last post
  18. Any personal experience with Linda Konner?

    Wondering if anyone has had any personal experience working with agent Linda Konner? She works with a lot of nonfiction, AAR member.

    Started by A G‎, 08-09-2004 01:19 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-09-2004, 01:19 PM Go to last post
  19. What To Do?

    What to do when one agent requests an exclusive read (for a couple weeks) and a different requests to receive another sample chapter as soon as you...

    Started by A G‎, 08-08-2004 09:14 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    08-09-2004, 04:24 PM Go to last post
  20. Question Re: Working W/a Co-Author

    An agent suggests I work with a co-author on my nonfiction book (someone who is more of an expert in the field I'm writing about). I feel this is a...

    Started by A G‎, 08-05-2004 10:28 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 469
    08-07-2004, 09:24 AM Go to last post

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