Most people don't have the money to spend on advertising to create awareness among readers, nor do they have the contacts at newspapers or magazines to get their books reviewed.
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Sara Paretsky Quotes
I live and die with the Chicago Cubs.
The crime novel has always been my favourite genre.
Sisters in Crime now has more than 4,000 members worldwide.
I grew up in conservative rural Kansas in the 1950s when it was expected that...
Sometimes I think I'm a one-trick pony because I'm not very inventive about new ways...
I realised I'd never climb Everest but thought I could still write a book.
No agent wants to see a book until he or she has decided whether to...
I always wrote; my first story was published in the magazine The American Girl when...
I wish I could remember where I put things. I spend half my life looking...
I have a friend who lives in the South Side of Chicago. I helped out...
I'm very honoured that there is a loyal following and I hope it continues.
The best source for finding an agent is called Literary Agents of North America. It's...
I'm a daydreamer.
It took me nine months to write 60 pages. It was very frustrating.
I thought it was time for a tough, smart, likable female private investigator, and that's...
I spent 10 years as a marketing manager. I've found my experience in the financial...
Around the time I turned 30, I wanted to publish a novel.
I love to sing. I'm a soprano.
You get weird and unsettling behaviour in the country.
I'm a grandmother, and a mighty proud one.