SWENSON BOOK DEVELOPMENT LLC offers expertise in writing, editing, publishing, marketing, and the business of books and serves as mentor, coach, collaborator, curator, advocate and literary manager. We offer professional author services specific to your needs and budget. We tell you what you need to know, not what you want to hear. We tell you what works, what needs work, and how to do the work.» READ MORE

SWENSON BOOK DEVELOPMENT LLC provides professional author services on a fee for service basis. We assist authors in finding the right agents or publishers but we don't take a commission on the sale of your intellectual property, nor do we receive any compensation from agents or publishers. » READ MORE

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with The Four basic building blocks To Book Production

Audience Platform

Identify your readers, pull them to your writing, and convert them into your book buying customers. Do you need help building your audience platform?

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Prepare a business plan, budget, and timeline. Your prospectus will include your bio, synopsis, table of contents, comparative title analysis, and marketing strategy. Do you need to write a book proposal?

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Creative and original editorial content is necessary, but not sufficient to meet publishing standards. Do you need professional editorial services for your manuscript?

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With a strong audience platform, a winning book proposal, and quality content you’re ready to pitch your book project. Do you seek literary representation to help you find the right agent or publisher?

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