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by CraftyCreations
July 20th, 2010, 4:59 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Question about sluglines
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Question about sluglines

I reading another forum that mentioned sluglines and they gave a website that showed how it was done.

I'm writing a memoir that if (when) it's published it HAS to be published under a pen name. In the slugline, do I put my real name or my pen name?

Thanks for the help,
Candy
by CraftyCreations
July 18th, 2010, 11:52 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: To compare or not to compare?
Replies: 7
Views: 1372

Re: To compare or not to compare?

I think it would be a mighty rare thing if there was no book like any other. I think comparing your book to other authors' helps orient the agent or editor, but I've read on another agent's blog that saying you are better than another author makes one look egoistical (even if it might be true), so ...
by CraftyCreations
July 15th, 2010, 12:10 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: To compare or not to compare?
Replies: 7
Views: 1372

Re: To compare or not to compare?

What if there are no books like yours? There are two books that I have found that barely come close but they are actually compilations. Neither book is a first person, up close and personal account? One book was written by a journalist and the other by a doctor.

Candy