The Authors' Masterclass with Lisa Hanrahan
Thursday August 16th 2018
Lisa Hanrahan is 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.
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.
What are the real costs of making a book? What can go wrong? What does a writer need to know? What are key points to learn before submitting a manuscript? How do you compile a winning manuscript to interest publishers?
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.
Lisa Hanrahan has worked in the book publishing industry for over twenty five (25) years; in roles ranging from accounting, through to the production of over three thousand books, including ten (10) years at Random House producing numerous critically acclaimed books to running her own successful boutique independent publishing companies for the last ten (10) years. This has given her the very keen eye in understanding the ins and outs to creating a successful book.
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