Your Book Is Your Hook Show Lit Agent Veteran & How to Write The Novel of True Events (2:05 mins)





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Published on May 24, 2010

http://yourbookisyourhook.com Peter Rubie, literary agent veteran and CEO of Fine Print Literary Management, will discuss specific advice for authors and writers during New York Book Week with radio personality and host Jennifer S. Wilkov.

From how you can become a literary agent and secrets for how authors can best work with one to how the publishing industry is rapidly changing, Rubie will also discuss suggestions for this weeks Book Expo America North American industry event and how authors can make the most of their experience.

Peter Rubie is also the author of the book, "The Elements of Narrative Nonfiction: How to Write & Sell the Novel of True Events." Rubie will talk with radio personality and host Jennifer S. Wilkov about what it takes for an author to craft the novel of true events properly as both author and journalist. Hell also reveal the pitfalls and challenges of taking on this difficult genre.

Discussions include successes such as "In Cold Blood" and "Seabiscuit" as well as the public embarrassment of other authors who have failed miserably and been caught for lying in their books. The fine line: Dont let the facts interfere with a good story.


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