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Reedsy's Guide to Sustainable Publishing

Apr 19, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

If you're an eco-conscious author looking to publish responsibly, we've got you covered with our guide to sustainable book publishing. Read more →

50+ Book Ideas (and 10 Ways to Find Even More!)

Apr 09, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

The ultimate bank of book ideas ripe and ready for writing. Plus 10 creative ways to come up with even more of your own. Read more →

How to Build an Author Email List in 6 Simple Steps

Apr 08, 2021 – Book Marketing

Your email list, unlike social media platforms, is entirely within your control, and leveraging it well means you won’t be losing readers who can be turned into life-long fans. Let’s take a look at how you can build your own mailing list in 6 practical steps. Read more →

What is a Memoir? True Life Stories, Minus the Boring Parts

Apr 06, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

What is a memoir? And why is it not an autobiography? Have all your questions answered on this whistle-stop tour of memoirs past and present. Read more →

In Medias Res: Definition, Usage, and Examples

Apr 02, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Discover how writers can use "in medias res" openings to jumpstart their stories. Features examples from books and films. Read more →

What is a Novella? Understanding the Form (with Examples)

Apr 02, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Understand everything from word count to common characteristics with this guide that answers the question on everyone's mind: what is a novella, really? Read more →

How to Find a Literary Agent in 6 Simple Steps

Mar 26, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Do you want to work with a traditional publisher? Then you'll likely need a literary agent. Learn how to get a literary agent in six simple steps here! Read more →

Copy Editing vs Proofreading: What’s the Difference and Which Do You Need?

Mar 24, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Two types of editors, both alike in dignity. Find out the differences between a copy editor and a proofreader. Read more →

35 Children’s Book Publishers Open to Submissions in 2021

Mar 11, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

To help you find the right home for your children's book, we’ve handpicked 35 of the best children’s book publishers accepting unsolicited submissions! Read more →

What is an Ebook? The Magic of the Electronic Book

Mar 05, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Get stuck into the (digital) pages of ebooks and discover their most common formats — as well as 4 great reasons to publish them. Read more →

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