Help for First-Time Fiction Authors

Whether you’ve just begun to write your novel, or you’ve completed a draft, you will need help to avoid the first-time writer mistakes that doom manuscripts to the rejection pile.

Writing Your Book

Reach your full potential as an author, let Diane and her team of expert editors help you:

  • Clarify your story idea so you can write your novel effortlessly
  • Develop a writing strategy to keep you focused on your book
  • Hold you accountable to your writing goals

Revising Your Manuscript

You need a clear idea of your manuscript’s strengths and weaknesses, and a clear plan for revision.

Our Manuscript Breakthrough Plan will address all the key elements of your novel, and provide you with a clear path to turn your draft into a marketable book.

The “Get My Novel Submission Accepted” Plan

Would your novel submission pass the editor test? As a former editor at Random House, I know exactly what kind of submission leads to a book that sells. Find out more here.

Publishing Your Book

First and foremost, you need a publishing strategy that fits your goals, as well as your budget.  You must decide what avenue of publishing to pursue — traditional, self-publishing or eBook publishing.

Write to Sell Your Book will guide you through the entire publishing process and ensure you make the right decisions at every step of the process.

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