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THE PUBLISHABLE BOOK: Giving Your Manuscript Its Best Chance of Getting Published

February 6, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Location: Lamb Room

In this master class, bestselling novelist and former book editor Chris Pavone shares insights and tips from three decades on both sides of the book-publishing business, with discussions of the various types of descriptions and pitches, and their feedback loop with the text; the utility of comparative titles and authors; the behind-the-scenes professional audience and the acquisitions process; and the absolutely critical importance of page 1.

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Chris Pavone is the New York Times–bestselling author of The Expats, winner of the Edgar and Anthony awards for best first novel, The Accident, The Travelers, and most recently The Paris Diversion. He was a book editor for nearly two decades, and lives in New York City with his family.


February 6, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Lamb Room
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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