Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 Less Is More—When It Comes To Describing Settings: This post is a gem that’s fantastic for world building! From 1,000 Rejections to the NY Times Bestseller List: An inspiring story from Brigid Kemmerer’s publishing journey! Five Edits To Hook Readers On Your First Page: I used this article’s tips to edit myContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers  Themes And Symbolisms: A post that explains how these two elements go together like ‘peas and carrots’. Publishing Wants To Cash In On BookTok. Creators Say No: ‘Penguin Random House introduced a new promotion feature on the social media platform, and creators are calling it a cash grab’. The Skeleton Of Your Story:Continue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Special Announcement: Santiago’s Dinosaurios Is Out! Congratulations to our Contributor Mariana whose debut is out in the world! And it’s featured on the newspaper. Make sure to grab your copy of this wonderful picture book! Info Burgers 🍔 Top Dealmaker? : An agent’s insight into the Top Dealmaker tag on Publisher Marketplace How to UseContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 Savvy Authors PitchFest: Pitch your manuscript here from the 26th of October to agents/publishers. The Hard Truth About Querying Feedback: An insight into query rejections. Author Interviews For Historical Romance Readers: Beverly Jenkins and Courtney Milan talk diversity in historical romance novels. 3 Tricks To Reel In Your Readers With Flashbacks: IContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe: Path2pub 10k Views Dedication

Info Burgers 🍔 Not Selling Your Book Is Not A Failure: ‘Breaking into publishing is tough, and you have to be brave enough to keep trying even through rejection. Failure is not when you try and don’t succeed; it’s when you never try at all because of fear.’ The Conflict Thesaurus: Another helpful book byContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe: Path2pub 10k Views Dedication”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 How I Got My Agent: Contributor Amber shares her inspiring journey to getting an agent in this post! How DVPit Changed BB Alston’s Life (A publication journey): In this fun post, writer of the popular Amari series shares how a single tweet (on DVPit) changed his life. An Antagonist vs A Villain:Continue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 For this info Burgers we’re adding some 2010 publishing blog posts that are still surreally relevant till now! When To Keep Your Trap Shut?: In this timeless post, a literary agent shares what subjects writers on submissions should avoid posting. Show Me The Money: A helpful insider explanation on how book deals/paymentsContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Team Soda 🥤 Our favorite genres to write in are: Lucia: I love writing fantasy—which is super interesting because it’s the genre I’m most tentative about reading. Mariana: My favorite genre is picture book (for the moment). Amber: I like to write SFF too! Both historical and contemporary. Alex: And I like to write ParanormalContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 Why Book Preorders Are Important For Authors: If you’ve ever wondered why book preorders are important to authors, check this out. DOJ VS PRH: Penguin Random House is seeking to acquire Simon & Schuster, and this is a summary of the trial everyone has been speaking of. Book Launch Survival Guide: ByContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”

Weekend Roadside Cafe

Info Burgers 🍔 Crafting Twitter Pitches: Bringing this gem of a post from Reem back since #DVPit is so close! Avoid Stereotypes In Fiction: POC: An enlightening article about writing POC characters. 72 Most Popular Fantasy Novels In The Past Three Years: Check out this Goodreads post for the reigning fantasy novels since 2020. What’sContinue reading “Weekend Roadside Cafe”