Dirty Little Secrets: How Publishing Really Works

  • Creative Writing
426 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901, USA
Mar 01 2020
Publishing Secrets with Phil Sexton
  1. Sun2:00 - 5:00 pm
  2. Mon 
  3. Tue 
  4. Wed 
  5. Thu 
  6. Fri 
  7. Sat 

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In this eye-opening event, Phil Sexton, publisher of Media Lab Books and former publisher of Writer's Digest, shares the nitty-gritty of what takes place behind closed doors at publishing houses, in meetings with bookstore buyers, and on the bookstore sales floor. We’ll cover:

  • Strategies to ensure
    your book receives the best treatment
  • What questions to ask
  • What publishers don’t
    want you to know or sometimes forget to do
  • The mistakes publishers make and how to keep them from happening
  • How to build an effective – and profitable – publishing partnership

Learn to be your own best advocate when dealing with publishers to make certain your book is handled with the care and attention it deserves!


Participants must currently be 18 years or older.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 1

Registration period

Registration starts on 10/25/2019 and ends on 03/01/2020.


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