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You wrote a book, now what? at the Newport Public Library
By Newport Public Library (Rhode Island)

You wrote a book, now what?  Join literary agent Jan Kardys as she shares insider tips for getting your book published.

In this 1-hour presentation, Jan will teach aspiring authors what they need to know about how to get published. This includes developing a concept, writing a manuscript, editing, writing query letters, finding a literary agent, negotiating a publishing agreement, permissions, royalties, subsidiary rights and marketing. She will also talk about using social media to increase your visibility to literary agents, publishers, and readers alike.

Seating is limited and registration is required.

Jan L. Kardys’ diverse book publishing career includes executive positions at Scholastic, Macmillan, Little, Brown & Company, along with other major publishers. Her experience and know-how are in editing, marketing, royalties, art, production, contracts, copyrights, and permissions. Jan worked for Google for three years where she added Internet sales and marketing to her already extensive expertise. Jan is currently a literary agent at Black Hawk Literary Agency. For more information on Jan, visit

February 04
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Newport Public Library (Rhode Island)
300 Spring Street
Newport, Rhode Island United States