Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

2 Day Workshop: Insiders Guide to getting published

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2 Day Workshop: Insiders Guide to getting published
When

Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 9:30am

Where

Details

The Insider's Guide to Getting Published is an intensive workshop for authors who want to know how to get published and who want to understand the publishing process.

FIND OUT ABOUT:

- the strategies for improving the odds of your book getting published
- what's happening in Canadian publishing today and what it means to you
- the pros and cons of literary agents and self-publishing
- how to prepare query letters and book proposals that get results
- build author profile and increase sales
- the publishing process from manuscript to bookstore (& online)
- how to market your book
- how publishing houses make their acquisition decisions
- basics of financial arrangements & sales & marketing decisions of publishers

LEARN FROM THE PROS:

Workshop leader Cynthia Good is the former president and publisher of Penguin Canada and current director of Humber's Creative Book Publishing program. Jennifer Murray, Porch Light Consulting, has been director of the marketing at Penguin and vice-president of marketing at KidsCan press.
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Date: October 28 & 29 from 9:30am to 4:00pm

Fee: $372.04

Contact: Cynthia Good at 416-675-6622 ext. 3462, or at cynthia.good@humber.ca.

Registration: Humber student number and credit card required. New students can call 416-675-5005. Register at http://calendardb.humber.ca/LI....

Location

JF Robitaille: Minor Dedications

Dundurn

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