Thursday, January 27, 2011

Okay...Not This

by Libby Sternberg

One of my favorite YouTube videos, this captures so comically the sometimes confusing signals writers get from editors and agents. As an author myself, I once had an agent who, after taking on my mystery which she claimed to love, suggested that I might want to consider...changing who the murderer was.

Changing the murderer in a murder mystery is writing an entirely new book.

At Istoria Books, we won't tell you, authors, "Okay...not this...." if we take on your book....