Skip to Content

The First Five Pages: A Writer's Guide to Staying Out of the Rejection Pile - Noah Lukeman | Work

  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : Space required after the Public Identifier in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : SystemLiteral " or ' expected in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : SYSTEM or PUBLIC, the URI is missing in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : Space required after the Public Identifier in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : SystemLiteral " or ' expected in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): Entity: line 1: parser error : SYSTEM or PUBLIC, the URI is missing in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • warning: SimpleXMLElement::__construct(): ^ in C:\Domains\writersservices.com\wwwroot\sites\all\modules\amazon\amazon.module on line 262.
  • The selected file could not be copied, because no file by that name exists. Please check that you supplied the correct filename.
amazon_http_request failed; op=ItemLookup, parameters=Array ( [ResponseGroup] => Variations,Images,ItemAttributes,OfferFull,Large,EditorialReview [ItemId] => 0709047703 [MerchantId] => All ) .

The author believes, with good evidence, that a manuscript is read or rejected on the basis of the first five pages, so here’s a guide for aspiring writers on getting past that rejection pile.

General Guides

Browse The First Five Pages: A Writer's Guide to Staying Out of the Rejection Pile - Noah Lukeman

0709064845
9780709064848
30-09-2000
£15.99
208
Robert Hale Ltd
589,442

Subjects

Publishers

Authors

Writers Bookstall

Title Author(s) Publisher
Writing for Children and Getting Published (Teach Yourself (McGraw-Hill)) Allen Frewin Jones, Lesley Pollinger McGraw-Hill Companies £9.99
A Writer's Guide to the Internet (Writers' Guides) Trevor Ralph Lockwood, Karen Scott Allison & Busby £8.99
Screenwriting (Teach Yourself: writer's library) Raymond Frensham Teach Yourself Books £7.99
Dictionary of Printing and Publishing P. H. Collin Peter Collin Publishing Ltd £9.95
Chinese Through Poetry: An introduction to the language and imagery of traditional verse. Archie Barnes WritersPrintShop £18.00
The Oxford Guide to Style (Language Reference) Robert Ritter Oxford University Press £17.99
Writing from Experience: From Louisa M.Alcott to Virginia Woolf Brian H. Taylor Robert Hale Ltd £11.99
Copyediting: A Practical Guide Karen Judd Robert Hale Ltd £17.99
Stein on Writing: A Master Editor of Some of the Most Successful Writers of Our Century Shares His Craft Techniques and Strategies Sol Stein St. Martin's Griffin £15.95
The Penguin Writer's Manual Martin Manser, Stephen Curtis Penguin Books Ltd £7.99
The Loss Wyatt Van Wendels WritersPrintShop £8.99
Poetry Writers' Yearbook 2008 Gordon Kerr, Hilary Lissenden A & C Black Publishers Ltd £14.99
Teach Yourself Screenwriting New Edition (TY Creative Writing) Ray Frensham Teach Yourself £9.99
The Business of Writing (Writers' guides) Gordon Wells Allison & Busby £8.99
White Ladder Diaries Ros Jay Red Audio Professional £15.31
The Nuts and Bolts of Writing Michael Legat Robert Hale Ltd £6.99
Writing Poetry (Teach Yourself: writer's library) Matthew Sweeney, John Hartley Williams Teach Yourself Books £7.99
Inside Book Publishing (Career Builders Guides) Giles Clark Routledge £19.99
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Well Laurie Rozakis Ph.D. Imprint Unknown £14.63
The Craft of Writing Articles (Allison & Busby Writers' Guides) Gordon Wells Allison & Busby £8.99

Search work