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Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2018

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‘WAYB remains an indispensable companion for anyone seriously committed to the profession of author, whether full-time or part-time; and as always it is particularly valued by those who are setting out hopefully on that vocational path.’ - David Lodge
Published Date
27 July 2017
ISBN
9781472935052
Format
Paperback
Price
£22.5 - £2.50 off, was £25

Overview

This bestselling guide to all areas of publishing and the media is completely revised and updated every year. The Yearbook is packed with advice, inspiration and practical guidance on who to contact and how to get published.

Foreword to the 2018 edition by David Lodge

New articles in the 2018 edition on:

- Writing popular history by Tom Holland
- Editing and writing by Diana Athill
- Ghostwriting by Gillian Stern
- Writing Thrillers by Kimberley Chambers
- The health and wellness market by Anita Bean
- Self-publishing online by Harry Bingham
- How to choose your agent by Jo Unwin
- First Chapters by Emma Flint
- Pitching your ideas by Mike Unwin
- How to make a living by Alison Branagan

All articles are reviewed and updated every year. Key articles on Copyright Law, Tax, Publishing Agreements, E-publishing, Publishing news and trends are fully updated every year.

Plus over 4,000 listings entries on who to contact and how across the media and publishing worlds

In short it is 'Full of useful stuff' - J.K. Rowling