Angela James, executive editor of Carina Press (a digital-first imprint from Harlequin), talks with BookBaby president Brian Felsen about the process of finding, deciding-upon, and publishing a book. James talks about the inner-workings of Carina’s team of editors, the acquisitions process, their internal voting system, and how an author can better position themselves by building their platform in advance of submitting their manuscript.

Chris Robley

About Chris Robley

Chris Robley has written 563 posts in this blog.

is an award-winning poet, songwriter, performer, and music producer who now lives in Portland, Maine after more than a decade in Portland, Oregon. His music has been praised by NPR, the LA Times, the Boston Globe, and others. Skyscraper Magazine said he is “one of the best short-story musicians to come along in quite some time.” Robley’s poetry has been published or is forthcoming in POETRY, Prairie Schooner, Poetry Northwest, Beloit Poetry Journal, RHINO, Magma Poetry, and more. He is the 2013 winner of Boulevard's Poetry Prize for Emerging Writers and the 2014 recipient of a Maine Literary Award in the category of "Short Works Poetry."

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