Writers:  you need to get the knowledge

Writers: you need to get the knowledge

Writers who understand the book business are better able to make their way through it. Simple as that. In last weekend’s Courier Mail, Kate Eltham (CEO of the dynamic Queensland Writers Centre) gave some top pointers from literary agents on publishing success. Many of...
Attention all writers: back to basics

Attention all writers: back to basics

Literary agent Rachelle Gardner does a dynamite job in her blog of educating writers about the real world of publishing. In today’s blog post, she touches on something that I thought was very, very obvious – until yesterday. I emailed an editor a brief that said...