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by Elena
January 21st, 2010, 6:21 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: The literary agent is also a practicing author - say what?
Replies: 63
Views: 8771

Re: The literary agent is also a practicing author - say what?

Just to chime in really quick, No reputable agent or other professional in the industry would risk their reputation and their job, not to mention their bank account, by stealing other people's work. It is preposterous to think so. Are there predators out there? Yes, most certainly. It is up to the w...
by Elena
January 21st, 2010, 4:29 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 191182

Re: Ask Nathan

Dear Nathan, Me again, sorry for posting two questions back to back, but I really wanted to ask you this. I am a Canadian citizen, I live and write in Canada. Does that affect my chances of getting a contract with an agent in the Untied States? Does it make it harder to work out a contract? Would it...
by Elena
January 21st, 2010, 4:06 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 191182

Re: Ask Nathan

Dear Nathan, I've heard a lot of talk about getting refferals from established authors or other notable people who already have a foot in the door of the publishing industry. I've just never heard of ways to go about snagging one. Well, not any that I could accomplish. I'm from a small town and have...