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Traditional Publishing: Working With Agents and Publishers 

Are you struggling to find an agent? Is the query process driving you nuts?
In this workshop, you’ll gain an understanding of the traditional publishing process and learn strategies for working with agents. By the end, you’ll be equipped with practical insights to help you succeed on your novel writing journey. Discussion includes: 

  • Why do you want to traditionally publish?
  • The dream vs. reality
  • Query letters
  • Getting moved out of the slush pile
  • Conferences
  • How to find an agent
  • What happens after I get an agent?
  • Publisher loyalty

The workshop is taught by Camille Di Maio, bestselling author of eight historical fiction novels, including The Memory of Us and The Beautiful Strangers. Her books have been translated into five languages.  

Are you a writer? Whether or not you’re published, you can benefit from this supportive writer’s group. Listen to informative talks on a variety of writing-related topics and meet other writers and aspiring writers. Led by local author/editor Brian Forrester. Ages 13+. 



September 17, 2023
2:00 pm
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Williamsburg Library
515 Scotland St
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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Schell Room

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