Course Description
Getting rejection notices from publishing houses is sort of a rite of passage for authors. Often times, authors opt to self-publish their novels. Learn all the steps to take your novel from your computer to the shelves of your favorite book store.
Instructor Bio
Brian W. Smith is the Dallas Morning News, Best Selling Author of fifteen novels. He is the owner of Hollygrove Publishing, and is currently signed to Simon and Schuster. Brian is the host of the popular Internet radio show, "The Scribe Spot" and is Editor-In-Chief of "The Grove" literary e-magazine. He has two Bachelor of Science Degrees (Business Administration and Criminal Justice) and a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA). Brian is the author of ten novels � four have become best sellers (Mama�s Lies � Daddy�s Pain, DEADBEAT, BEATER, and Nina�s Got a Secret).
Course Objectives
  1. Research how to find a good editor
  2. Partner with a good graphic designer
  3. Learn how to price your novel
  4. Negotiate a consignment deal
  5. How to set-up an e-book account

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