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No More Rejections

50 Secrets to Writing a Manuscript That Sells
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It's often said that "rejection is a part of the writing business," and aspiring writers are advised to learn to live with being rejected again and again. Not anymore! With the invaluable hints in No More Rejections, readers will learn how to turn "No" into "Yes."

Successful literary agent, author, and former editor Alice Orr combines lessons on craft with lessons on marketing to create a series of tips and techniques that help writers think about their book's marketability while they write it. Chapters feature lessons on: *Scoping out salable story ideas *Creating compelling characters *Writing an opening sentence that sizzles *Crafting sex scenes that satisfy *And more!

From writing the story itself to writing the pitch that sells the story, this book has it all!

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March 2004 : USA Hardback

Title: No More Rejections: 50 Secrets to Writing a Manuscript that Sells
Author(s): Alice Orr
ISBN: 1-58297-285-0 / 978-1-58297-285-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books
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