Completely revised and updated with newly commissioned articles, the twentieth edition of The Writer's Handbook is an indispensible companion for everyone in the writing profession. Containing over 6,000 entries covering every area of writing, with provocative articles and useful advice from leading representatives of the trade, this practical, straightforward guide, with two indexes to aid quick searches, provides full details on the core markets. In addition to the key areas of UK and US book publishers and agents, magazines, screenwriting, TV and radio, theatre, film and video, theatre and poetry, writers' courses and circles, festivals, grants and prizes, the guide also offers invaluable expert advice on contracts, copyright, and taxation. This is the book no writer should be without, The Times 'A wise and witty book, packed with useful information, The Society of Authors
About the Author
Barry Turner has worked on both sides of publishing, as an editor and marketing director and as an author. This is his twentieth year as editor of The Writer's Handbook. He lives in north London.