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The Key to Unlocking Your Writing Success
This ultimate writer's reference connects you to who's who in the publishing industry. Inside, you'll find the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail and Web addresses for hundreds of top editors and agents, plus essays from industry insiders who reveal the secrets to big-time success.
With the most up-to-date information on an industry that's constantly changing, this new edition offers everything you need to get past the slush piles and into the hands of the real players in the publishing field, including how to write attention-grabbing book proposals and thrive off rejection. Now, you hold the keys to getting published.
This deluxe edition includes a CD-ROM that contains the entire database of agents and publishers, easily searchable in just a few clicks and able to organize the most important information according to your specific needs. In addition, direct links to helpful writer-related Web sites give you immediate access to the people you need to know!Minimum CD-ROM system requirements:
·PC: Pentium II 200 MHz, 32MB RAM, Windows 98, Netscape 4.x or higher
·Mac: Power PC-based Mac, 32MB RAM + Virual memory, OS 8.1+, Netscape 4.x or IE 4.x or higher