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A teen's guide to getting published : publishing for profit, recognition, and ac
Dunn, Jessica
Teen Nonfiction PN161 .D86 2006

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Introduction: Why Publish?p. 1
Chapter 1 - The Writing Craftp. 5
The Writer's Toolboxp. 5
Finding Inspirationp. 7
Prose, Poetry, and Puzzlesp. 11
Editing Techniques to Improve Your Writingp. 19
Chapter 2 - Freelance Publishingp. 25
Selecting Your Targetsp. 25
Preparing Your Submissionp. 28
Rights and Copyrightp. 40
Online Publishingp. 45
Tracking Your Progressp. 51
The Unfortunate Realities of Freelancingp. 55
Pitfalls of Publishingp. 60
Chapter 3 - Getting Feedbackp. 67
Getting the Most From Feedbackp. 67
Mentorsp. 71
Professional or Peer Critiquep. 73
Correspondence Programsp. 81
Writing Camps and Workshopsp. 84
Writers' Clubsp. 87
Chapter 4 - Beyond Freelancingp. 91
School Publications: Yearbooks, Newspapers, and Literary Magazinesp. 91
Writing a Columnp. 94
Writing for Local Newspapersp. 99
Becoming an Editorp. 112
What About Book Publishing?p. 127
Self-Publishingp. 139
Chapter 5 - (Not Your Ordinary) Directory of Marketsp. 143
Publications: Print and Onlinep. 143
Markets to Watchp. 191
Contestsp. 196
Note About Contestsp. 221
Epiloguep. 223
Appendix A - Regional and National Writing Campsp. 225
Appendix B - Book Publishing Opportunitiesp. 235
Contestsp. 235
Mainstream Book Publishersp. 241
Additional Resourcesp. 243
Booksp. 243
Web sitesp. 244
About the Authorsp. 249

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