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The Forest for the Trees: An Editor's Advice to Writers

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Who knows the mind, the motives, and the mistakes of a writer better than his or her editor? Betsy Lerner-in addition to being a prize-winning poet and an author's agent-has spent years editing for major New York houses. In this unusual and compelling book, she shares the wisdom and insights she's gained from that work. Far more than a how-to manual, this book offers inspiration, inside views, and a colorful, anecdotal look at the publishing world-all delivered in the smart, funny, unpretentious voice that has helped to make Lerner one of the most prominent names in the business.

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In this unusual and compelling book, an editor shares the wisdom and insights she's gained from that work. Far more than a how-to manual, this title offers inspiration, inside views, and a colorful, anecdotal look at the publishing world, all delivered in the humorous voice that has helped to make Lerner one of the most prominent names in the business.

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Personal inspiration and practical advice from an expert in the field who delivers.

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a riveting safari through the wilds of the writer's brain, as well as an honest and unpatronizing guide to publishing from every angle. (Newsday)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781573228572
Subtitle:
An Editor's Advice to Writers
Author:
Lerner, Betsy
Publisher:
Riverhead Trade
Location:
New York
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing
Subject:
Publishing
Subject:
Authors and publishers
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - General
Subject:
Writing Skills
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Publication Date:
20010401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.30x5.52x.81 in. .76 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , In this unusual and compelling book, an editor shares the wisdom and insights she's gained from that work. Far more than a how-to manual, this title offers inspiration, inside views, and a colorful, anecdotal look at the publishing world, all delivered in the humorous voice that has helped to make Lerner one of the most prominent names in the business.
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