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From coming up with an idea to promoting the finished book, these insiders tell you what you need to know and inspire you to do it—with wit, charm, and thorough knowledge.

Amy Cherry
Vice President & Senior Editor, W.W. Norton

Understand the Process of Publishing

“Before you write your own book, read [theirs]. Arielle Eckstut and David Henry Sterry understand the process of publishing—their advice will help you envision and frame your work so that publishers will be more likely to perceive its value.”

Jonathan Karp
Publisher, Simon & Schuster

Extremely Happy

“There is no way I would have landed a book deal without these two brilliant industry pros and their insider knowledge! No resource on the publishing business is as information packed and fun to read as The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published.”

Ylonda Gault Caviness
Author of Child, Please (Tarcher Penguin, 2015)

If You’re Dying to Get Published

“If there was ever a team who can put a writer on track to get published it’s David and Arielle.  Their advice is clear, direct, simple to implement, and best of all, it comes with a good dose of wit and humor. There is not a duo on the planet I can recommend more highly. If you’re dying to get published, you’ll want to hang onto their every word.”

JoAnneh Nagler
Author, The Debt-Free Spending Plan

Most Valuable Support

“We can tell you exactly where we’d be without the Book Doctors’ The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published: Without an agent, without a publisher and without a book! Of all the advice we received throughout this long and winding road toward publishing, Arielle Eckstut’s and David Henry Sterry’s expert guidance, skilled coaching and practical wisdom were, without question, the most valuable. Ready to get that book of yours published? Step 1: Buy this very essential guide.”

Betsy Polk & Maggie Chotas
Authors, Power Through Partnership: How Women Lead Better Together

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