So You Want To Be An Author? Castle Hill Library

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So You Want To Be An Author? Castle Hill Library

So You Want To Be An Author? Castle Hill Library
Thursday November 24th 2016

What are the real costs of making a book? What can go wrong? What does a writer need to know?

These questions are just some that will be addressed in this interactive workshop, as Lisa shares with you the best-kept secrets of the publishing industry today. Gain a deeper insight into the mind of a Publisher and the rise of independent publishing as a real option for aspiring and recognised authors alike.

Explore genres of books and current trends; how to promote yourself as an Author; how to deliver the perfect pitch on your manuscript; the pros and cons of an agent and understand the advantages and challenges in Traditional Publishing Vs Self-Publishing.

Lisa Hanrahan has over twenty five years experience in the industry, her roles ranging from accounting, through to the production of over three thousand books to date and is currently Publishing Director of Rockpool Publishing and Love & Write Publishing. Learn from Lisa how to get your book Published and Promoted successfully to a local and international audience.


Presenter: Lisa Hanrahan, Publishing Director
Date: Thursday 24th November 2016
Time: TBA
Location: Castle HIll Library;
14 Pennant Street, Castle Hill NSW 2154
Cost: FREE