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200 Authors and How They Were Published

by John Charles Keohane

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by PublishAmerica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8451958M
    ISBN 101413786464
    ISBN 109781413786460
    OCLC/WorldCa609985844

    Steven Piersanti, President, Berrett-Koehler Publishers Updated Septem 1. The number of books being published every year has exploded. According to the latest Bowker Report (September 7, ), more than , books were self-published in the U.S. in , which is an incredible increase of % since According to Bowker Info, there were over , titles published last year, but that does include previously published authors and would also include established authors who write under pen names in addition to their own names.

      The English author was 52 when his first book, Watership Down was published. Adams served in WWII and later joined the British Civil Service. Watership Down was an instant success and sold over a million copies worldwide in the first few years after Author: ich. In , there were over thousand writers and authors working in the United States, up very slightly from the previous year and still markedly higher than the figure recorded back in

      Honorée Corder started her writing career as a single mom over a decade ago. Today, she is the author of dozens of self-published books, Author: Charlie Hoehn. It depends completely on the book. Most books make little or no money for their authors. A few books make a lot of money for their authors. A typical example of the latter would be a $ freshman calculus textbook that is adopted at hundreds of colleges and universities. – user Feb 19 '16 at


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200 Authors and How They Were Published by John Charles Keohane Download PDF EPUB FB2

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