WritersBeat.com
 

Go Back   WritersBeat.com > Writing Craft > Publishing

Publishing Ask and post advice about the publishing process. Discuss new media and options.


Where do I submit!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 06-25-2013, 08:31 PM
littlemel (Offline)
Intellectually Fertile
Official Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Manchester, NH
Posts: 172
Thanks: 7
Thanks 11
Default Where do I submit!


Deleted


Last edited by littlemel; 06-26-2013 at 08:24 PM..
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-26-2013, 09:15 AM
glwwlg's Avatar
glwwlg (Offline)
Dedicated Writer
Official Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: A small planet called Texas
Posts: 221
Thanks: 74
Thanks 76
Default

Have you thought of seeking out an agent to represent your work? You can find them online and check with Predators and Editors to see if the one you wish to choose is a crook or not. There are publishers on that site also. Don't trust the ones that want large fees up front.

As to how to get them to consider representing your work, I can't give advice. I had two graphic novels I wrote and illustrated, contacted every agent and most the publishers in America, all raved about the work and then said they couldn't use it.

good luck.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-26-2013, 06:08 PM
Whiskers's Avatar
Whiskers (Offline)
Picturing the Scene
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Somewhere hardcore
Posts: 2,012
Thanks: 858
Thanks 498
Default

Originally Posted by littlemel View Post
I just don't have time to sift through a huge list. !
It's something you have to make time for, I'm afraid. If you're serious about being published you have to be serious about your research.

Pick up your favourite YA books and see who they are publlished by, or if you're looking for an agent, look in the acknowledgemet section. Some of the top ones want paper version, but it's usually just a synopsis and first three chapters. Agents will sometimes accept e-subs, but it's where you have to do the legwork to find out.

Do a search for YA scifi/fantasy publishers, narrow down your search as much as possible. If they are asking you to pay for anything -- walk away. Each pblisher/agent will have details on how they like work submitted.

__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

(Website warning: No under 18s (21 in some areas).
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-06-2013, 03:23 AM
knsiwu (Offline)
Let me introduce myself
New Author
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: NY, US
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanks 0
Default

Are you looking for your novel, storybooks etc? cool, you can do yourself else better try to outsource any publishing company, they will take care of all things even marketing also for your books.
Reply With Quote
Reply

  WritersBeat.com > Writing Craft > Publishing


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Deadlines March 10th - Submit your Book, Short Story, Play, Essay or Script ThomasB Writers' Cafe 0 03-05-2013 07:17 AM
submit thoughts whateverdiary Writing Markets 2 12-31-2006 11:17 AM
The Deepening Jay Writing Markets 0 06-14-2006 10:19 PM
opium Magazine Jay Writing Markets 0 06-09-2006 06:31 PM
Romantic Short Love Stories Jay Writing Markets 0 05-19-2006 11:04 PM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 01:36 PM.

vBulletin, Copyright 2000-2006, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.