aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,
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What makes for a bad author?

One agent says it’s someone who pitches a book the agent has made clear they are not interested in. Editors say it’s authors who want ads in the New York Times. Another editor says, Good authors can cogently describe their book in an appealing and efficient way, help think of promotional ideas, and have a sense of who the audience for their book truly is and what its size might actually be."

Read more here.

Hm, what do you think makes a bad agent or editor?



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