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Query Boot Camp Vol. 2: Thrillers

November 2, 2015 - Perfecting your Craft - 2 Comments

Thriller Query Boot Camp

Here is our editor Rebecca with the second installment of Query Boot Camp, focusing on… thrillers! If you missed the first installment of QBC, or you’re not sure what this segment is all about, check out the introduction to Rebecca’s first post here. I’m so excited to bring you this second installment of Query Boot ... read more »


Launching our Reedsy Project Protection

October 14, 2015 - Reedsy News - 2 Comments

Reedsy Project Protection

Establishing a safe place for authors and publishers Our goal with Reedsy since the very beginning has been to create a safe place for authors and publishers to work seamlessly with the best publishing talent. We envisioned a place where they could be certain that every single collaboration would be a success. Although our careful ... read more »


Connect with publicists on Reedsy

October 7, 2015 - Reedsy News - Leave your thoughts

Think great books sell themselves? Well, you’d be wrong. Publicists know the industry better than a writer knows the taste of hot coffee. Luckily for you, some of the best are now available on Reedsy! These publicists have worked on some incredible books. Head over to the marketplace to find a professional that can help you. Jen Musico ... read more »


Launching Query Boot Camp

October 5, 2015 - Perfecting your Craft - 23 Comments

Query Boot Camp

One of the number-one frustrations we hear from writers is that their query letters go unanswered or elicit only form rejections. For authors determined to land an agent, this can feel especially disheartening--but Reedsy wants to help. We’re launching a new initiative here on the blog: Query Boot Camp. Every month, two brave authors (who ... read more »


How Authors and Editors Can Work Better Together

September 10, 2015 - Understanding Publishing - 2 Comments

Reedsy was created with the purpose of allowing independent authors to work with some of the best editorial and design talent out there, and build long-lasting, fruitful collaborations. In this guest post, editor and novelist Andrew Lowe explains how self-publishing has transformed the author-editor connection into a powerful creative partnership. Have a look at this ... read more »


A Facebook Author Page, Still Worth It?

September 3, 2015 - Book Marketing - 9 Comments

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Facebook’s decision a few years ago to limit page owners’ “organic reach”— and force them to pay to reach their followers— saw many authors getting frustrated at the dwindling number of fans who saw their posts. Several decided to shut down their Facebook author page altogether and switch to an “author profile”, a dangerous tactic ... read more »


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