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How to write and sell genre fiction (romance, mystery, adventure, horror) by Nora L. Frazier-DeLoach

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Published by Rotuma Pub. Co. in Orlando, Fla .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fiction -- Authorship.,
  • Fiction -- Marketing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNora L. Frazier-DeLoach.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN3355 .F73 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 121 p. ;
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1124123M
ISBN 100964050706
LC Control Number94065140
OCLC/WorldCa32314721

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