Ever wonder how a manuscript becomes a published book? Publishing Trendsetter, a site dedicated to publishing professionals, not only put the process to a flow chart, they include video clips from professionals at every stage; writer, agent, editorial, production, digital, design, marketing, publicity, sales, distribution, and book buyer. They call it Life Cycle of a Book. It's worth a peek.
Then, for a bit of motivation, pop over to read my previous blog interview with Cynthia Leitich Smith.