It's June, the pools have opened, schools are out (or winding down), and you can smell summer in the air. What's on your summer reading list?
Understanding Industry & Market
Book Trailers, Batman, and Short-Form Promotion @ Pimp My Novel.
Going Public @ Pub Rants.
Preparing for a Release @ Mystery Writing is Murder.
A Critical Marketing Secret: Don't Go It Alone @ Writer Unboxed.
Should You Use RT or the Retweet Button on Twitter @ Nathan Bransford.
Are You Ready to Query? @ KT Literary.
Showing (Not Telling!) How to Pitch! @ Janet Reid.
You Have Your Elevator Pitches, Now What? @ Babbles from Scott Eagan.
How I Got My Agent: Frankie Mallis @ Guide to Literary Agents.
What's the Story on Backstory? @ Rachelle Gardner.
Physical Cliches @ Kidlit.
Agent Jon Sternfeld On: Engaging Your Audience @ Guide to Literary Agents.
Laying it on the Lie: Commonly Misused Words @ The Other Side of the Story.
Constructing Your First Chapter @ The Blood Red Pencil.
New Agent Alert: Jessie Cammack of JABerwocky Literary Agency @ Guide to Literary Agents.