How to Get a Book Published

10 Steps to Getting a Book Published

Books“You’re not going to be a good writer without doing some serious reading (by which I don’t necessarily mean reading serious books).

What should you read? Of course you should read contemporary writing, especially in areas relevant to your aspirations.

But to read only contemporary writing risks making your work thin and ephemeral. You should also read the classics, works from other cultures and times.

Include some poetry. Read some work in foreign languages — how can you understand English if you have nothing to compare it to?”