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Once a novel or short story is complete and is finally ready to submit to a publisher or agent, a writer can take one final step to ensure the manuscript gets the attention it deserves. Formatting Manuscripts for Submission to Publishers and Agents is a concise easy-to-read guide that explains step by step how to correctly format a document according to publisher’s guidelines.
Two petty criminals find themselves inextricably linked when a stop at a roadside bar leads to murder. On the run and out of options, they reluctantly rescue a stranded boy and his dog from a lonely crossroads in the Mojave Desert and decide for the first time in their lives to do the right thing.
Often the most powerful and moving stories are generated by writers who return time and again to a particular idea, theme, or image. Obsession in a writer's imagination can lead to accomplishment or to self-destruction. Consider Poe and his pale, dead bride; his fascination with confinement and mortality; his illness and premature death. Or Flannery O'Connor's far less soul-crushing fondness f... read more
In Kate Jonez's debut novel, CANDY HOUSE, a brilliant young scientist moves back home with his parents because his explosive temper has ruined his career. His neighbors, a family of witches, imps and demons, are charged with keeping science under control. They must, by using their debauched and twisted magic, stop Roland before he fulfills his destiny and makes a deadly discovery that will cha... read more
A town is held hostage by an unholy bargain made by some of the inhabitants; a party game on Halloween brings back memories better left forgotten; one misstep changes the balance of survival during the apocalypse; a group of seemingly typical travelers are stranded in an airport; a widower’s holiday in a seaside town becomes a nightmare . . . The Best Horror of the Year showcases the previous ... read more
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Seasoned editor and proofreader with experience in multiple genres. I am devoted to making your manuscript the best it can be!
I'm a former Editorial Director of Del Rey at Penguin Random House UK, published Andy Weir's The Martian and love all things genre fiction.