In our series “Inside novum” we would like to treat you, dear readers, with an exclusive insight into our daily business: In a publishing house like ours there is always something going on; from our daily team meetings, to proof readings, quality checkups, appointments and talks with our authors. To get a little insight into the bustle of life in the publishing industry, in the first part of our new series, we from novum publishing summed up the process from the moment we receive the manuscript right until the contract is brought to a conclusion.
Travelling is a marvellous thing, yet many of us bookworms are sometimes a little reluctant to leave our literary companions behind in their shelves: novum publishing has got your back, as we found five inspiring bookish places to stay for a night or two!Continue reading →
If even watching the obnoxious little fly humming in circles around in your room is currently bringing more excitement to your life than your writing, then you are probably facing a serious problem of concentration. We here at novum publishing have gathered a few precious tips to putting yourself in the right frame of mind to concentrate on the task at hand: writing!
The narrative situation: „Is it about you, or me – should my story be told by a he or a she?“ The narrator‘s chosen perspective is oftentimes one of the very first hurdles a new author must take when telling their story, which is why in our newest blog article, novum publishing is jumping into the fray to take a closer look at narrative situations.
Even the most creative of minds need to be nourished with inspiration and new ideas to bring out their best performances – so it should go without saying that any author in pursuit of input will, if only occasionally, have to venture out of the confines of their own home or regular workspace in search of that special inspirational infusion to get their creative juices flowing.