On-Line: Writing and Selling Self-Help Books

Course Number:ZOLNE2G01
Begin Date:2018-01-16
End Date:2018-03-08
Days/Times:null Anytime, Day or Night
Number of Sessions:12
Description:In today’s highly competitive book market, it takes insider know-how to land a publishing contract for a self-help book. This course, taught by a New York Times bestselling author, will introduce you to the world of publishing and tell you the secrets for writing a self-help book that catches the attention of agents and publishers. In these hands-on lessons, you’ll build your own polished proposal package and create a finely honed writing sample. You’ll also discover how to use the powerful technique of story-telling to kindle your readers’ interest and illustrate your book’s message. By the end of this course, you’ll know all the tricks for breaking into the market as a first-time author. Requirements: Internet access, e-mail, the Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox Web browser, and the Adobe Flash and PDF plug-ins (two free and simple downloads you obtain at by clicking Get Adobe Flash Player and Get Adobe Reader).
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