Saturday, January 24, 2009

Websites For Hopeful Authors

There's a new way for writers to get noticed and it's on-line and free. Random House's website is a place where writers can post their writing, the whole book or just a few chapters, and as they get positive comments and constructive criticism from readers, their work can move up the list. The goal is to have your work become one of the top ten in its category. The publishing company Random House reviews the top ten each month.

This is not the only publishing company doing this. Penguin Books has set up Spinebreakers, a similar site geared towards teenagers. And the Arts Council in England has set up

The publishing world is opening up to wannabe authors.

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