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Inside a Traditional ‘Big 5’ Publisher

Editor Dominic Wakeford (Hachette, HarperCollins, and Penguin Random House) reveals the inner workings of Big 5 publishers in this fun, free course.

Taught by Dominic Wakeford

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What Do Literary Agents Do (and Do You Need One)?

A literary agent can be your champion in an uncertain publishing landscape. Find out what they do in this 10-day course.

Taught by Alysoun Owen and Lucy Juckes

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How to Write a Query Letter That Agents Can't Resist

Learn to write a query letter that will get your manuscript requested by agents.

Taught by Rachel Stout

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How to Self-Publish a Photography Book

In this course, Blurb's Daniel Milnor will show you how to create your best photography book: from choosing the right book size to actually printing it.

Taught by Blurb

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How to Publish Your Picture Book

If you just finished writing your picture book, how are you going to publish it? Find out from illustrator Kim Fleming in this free 10-day course.

Taught by Kim Fleming

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Crowdfunding for Authors

What if you could publish a book and get your readers to pay for all the editing, design and production? Well, that's what crowdfunding is all about.

Taught by Bethany Joy Carlson

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Behind the Microphone: How to Create a Great Audiobook

In this free online course, veteran audio publisher David Markowitz shows you how to produce, distribute, and sell a professional audiobook.

Taught by David Markowitz

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How to Submit a Non-Fiction Book Proposal

Do you have a killer book idea that publishers will love? Learn how to write and submit an effective non-fiction book proposal that will make editors pay attention.

Taught by Katy Hamilton

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How to Self-Publish a Book

Be the next Andy Weir or E.L. James by launching your writing career with a self-published book. In this 10-part course, learn what it takes to be a successful indie author.

Taught by Martin Cavannagh

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