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Writer's Digest Books (Firm)

Overview
Works: 163 works in 303 publications in 1 language and 18,157 library holdings
Genres: Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Illustrated works  Dictionaries  Reference works  Interviews  Serial publications  Science fiction 
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Most widely held works about Writer's Digest Books (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Writer's Digest Books (Firm)
Children's writer's & illustrator's market( )

in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete handbook of novel writing : everything you need to know about creating & selling your work by Meg Leder( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This book] provides an extraordinary gathering of fifty-eight best-selling authors and publishing insiders whose advice and experience will help you turn those ideas, notes, and half-finished manuscripts into a finely polished novel that's ready to sell"-- Back cover
Guide to literary agents( )

in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists addresses, telephone numbers, specialties, recent sales, commissions, terms, and submission tips for hundreds of agents located in the United States and Canada
Songwriter's market by Andrea Williams( )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides hundreds of market listings, including music publishers, record companies, and producers, as well as key advice on how to market work for future sales, online resources, and interviews with songwriters
The Writer's Digest character naming sourcebook by Sherrilyn Kenyon( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists more than 20,000 first and last names and their meanings, and includes advice on choosing appropriate names for specific genres
The Writer's essential desk reference( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers virtually every aspect of writing, from legal service and tax laws to how to get grants and self publish
Song : the world's best songwriters on creating the music that moves us( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of interviews in which one hundred of the biggest names in music share their wisdom and offer advice on how to create music that appeals to listeners
Writer's market 2018 by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let [this book] guide you with thousands of publishing opportunities-- including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents. These listings feature contact and submission information so you can get started right away"--
Crafting novels & short stories : the complete guide to writing great fiction by Writer's Digest Books (Firm)( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'This comprehensive book on the art of novel and short story writing is packed with advice and instruction from best-selling authors and writing experts like Nancy Kress, Elizabeth Sims, Hallie Ephron, N.M. Kelby, Heather Sellers, and Donald Maass, plus a foreword by James Scott Bell. You'll learn invaluable skills for mastering every area of the craft: Define and refine your characters. Make your plot and conflict high-energy and intense. Hone your story's point of view. Create a rich setting and backstory Craft dialogue that rings true. Select the right words and descriptions throughout your story. Revise your story to perfection. Throughout you'll find supplemental sections that cover special topics like getting started, beating writer's block, researching your work, and getting published. They'll help you integrate your skills into a balanced, productive, and fulfilling career"--The publisher
Writer's Digest handbook of magazine article writing( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This comprehensive, practical, how-to guide answers all of your questions about writing for magazines. In this all-new second edition of a best-selling classic, today's most successful freelance writers, including Robert Bly, Linda Formichelli, Kelly James-Enger, Jenna Glatzer, and others, provide up-to-date information on e-querying, writing for digital media, knowing your e-rights, and the core topics of magazine article writing."--Jacket
Writer's market 2019 by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer's Market 2019 guides you through the process of getting paid to write with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents, as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published. Includes material devoted to the business and promotion of writing. Discover the secrets to ten-minute marketing, how to make money covering live events, and seven steps to doubling your writing income. Plus, learn how to do video effectively, create a business plan for success, and more. This edition includes the pay-rate chart and book publisher subject index
2012 novel & short story writer's market by Adria Haley( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition is better than ever before. In addition to more than 1,000 market listings, readers will find more than 200 pages of content devoted to story arcs, flash fiction, beating writer's block and dealing with rejection making up nearly 30% of the entire book without the loss of a single market! Readers will also gain access to an exclusive downloadable webinar that explores the new opportunities in fiction publishing, including publishing direct to eBook and more
The writer's complete fantasy reference : an indispensable compendium of myth and magic( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference book provides A-to-Z coverage of the realm of the fantastic, offering writers of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and historical fiction vivid and detailed descriptions of the legendary humans, animals, societies, and religions that make the genre exciting and imaginative
Writer's market 2016 by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book will guide you through the process of getting published and paid for your writing with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literay agents. This listings feature contace and submission informatin to help writers get their work published. Features up-to-date listings of publications, editors, magazines, contests, awards, and literary agents, along with articles that describe how to find, manage, and promote an author's work
Writer's market 2017 by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let Writer's Market 2017 guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published. Beyond the listings, you'll find all-new material devoted to the business and promotion of writing. Discover the secrets to writing better queries and selling more articles, tips for a great conference experience, and insight into developing an effective author brand. Plus, you'll learn how to write and curate content to grow your audience, connect with book clubs, and make promotions and publicity work for you. This edition includes the ever-popular pay-rate chart and book publisher subject index, too!
Beginning writer's answer book by Kirk Polking( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An answer book for questions pertaining to publishing a book or magazine article, such as how to get started, understanding the publishers' lingo, finding ideas, knowing legal requirements, learing how to research a topic, conduct an interview, deal with literary agents, and discerning tax deductions
2012 poet's market by Robert Lee Brewer( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes hundreds of publishing opportunities specifically for poets, including poetry publications, book/chapbook publishers, contests, and more. These listings include contact information, submission preferences, insider tips on what specific editors want, and payment information. This edition is packed with all-new editorial material devoted to the craft, business, and promotion of poetry
2015 Writer's Market by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features up-to-date listings of publications, editors, magazines, contests, awards, and literary agents, along with articles that describe how to find, manage, and promote an author's work
2013 writer's market by Robert Lee Brewer( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most trusted guide to getting published. Includes sample query letters, pay rate chart, submission tracker and more
Writing fantasy & science fiction : how to create out-of-this-world novels and short stories by Orson Scott Card( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you envision celestial cities in distant, fantastic worlds? Do you dream of mythical beasts and gallant quests in exotic kingdoms? If you have ever wanted to write the next great fantasy or science fiction story, this all-in-one comprehensive book will show you how. Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction is full of advice from master authors offering definitive instructions on world building, character creation, and storytelling in the many styles and possibilities available to writers of speculative fiction
 
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Writer's Digest handbook of magazine article writing
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The Writer's Digest character naming sourcebookThe Writer's essential desk referenceSong : the world's best songwriters on creating the music that moves usWriter's Digest handbook of magazine article writing2012 novel & short story writer's marketThe writer's complete fantasy reference : an indispensable compendium of myth and magicBeginning writer's answer book2012 poet's market
Alternative Names
F+W Media (Firm). Writer's Digest Books (Firm)

F+W Publications Inc.

F+W Publications/Writer's Digest Books.

Writer's Digest Books.

Writer's Digest Books, an imprint of F&W Publications, Inc.

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English (84)