Ready to get noticed and get response from an agent? Learn more about our Get Signed course for writers.


You have a dream to publish a book. Now’s the time to realize it.

Publishing shouldn’t be so mysterious. At Lucinda Literary, we’re on a mission to demystify, educate, and bring your book idea to market through our live events, consultations, and on-demand courses.

Want to know what course is right for you? Email us or book a complimentary strategy session.

Marketing Boot Camp June 17th, 2022 at 1:00 pm ET

Join agent Lucinda Halpern and a small group of writers in our first-time marketing mini-intensive, consisting of a full class in marketing, interactive exercises, group discussion, and Q&A that will help drastically increase your chances of book success. You’ll come away with plenty of tools and insights, plus your own custom marketing plan packet, which you can put into action right away!

This session will also feature special guest Fauzia Burke, head of FSB Associates and one of the most respected book marketers and publicists in the industry. Fauzia will join us in teaching this class to share her expertise and answer all of your burning questions.

Ideal for fiction and nonfiction writers at any stage of the process.

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“The tips and feedback I received from Ms. Halpern’s workshop have helped me improve not only my query letter, but my novel as a whole. If you’re serious about getting an agent, you don’t want to miss this.”
—Rachel Waxman


“I really appreciate [Lucinda] putting these programs together and sharing [her] expertise. It shows a real love for and commitment to writers and that is rad.”

—Jamie Coakley

VIP Half-Day Intensive

For Lucinda Literary members as well as those who have taken our consultations or course Get Signed, Lucinda now regularly offers writers of nonfiction an intensive 3-hour workshop aimed to enhance your publishing know-how, further develop your BIG idea, and accelerate your book proposal in just a few hours.

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“Both [Lucinda’s] consultation and workshop equipped me with unique insights and strategizes I had not acquired elsewhere and left me wanting more… as her intellect,  warmth, and command of the industry were undeniably captivating.”

—Shauna Brittenham

Upcoming Live Workshops in 2022Further dates, times, and information to be announced soon

  • FREE Publishing Career Mentoring Event: For High School and College Students
  • What Ghostwriters Need to Know about What Agents and Publishers are Looking For Right Now
  • DIY Publicity For Launching Your Book
  • How to Craft and Sell your Children’s Book or YA Novel
  • How You’ll Be Evaluated Online: Social Media Strategies for Writers
  • FREE Live Q&A: What Publishing Path is Right for You?
  • Find Your Why: Exercises for Big Idea Development (for Nonfiction Writers)
  • Book to Thought Leader: A Workshop for Entrepreneurs & CEOs
  • How to Break into the Speaking Circuit

If you’d like to attend one of our upcoming programs, send us an email indicating which program you’re interested in and an associate will add you to the event’s waitlist. You’ll be the first to receive notice and access to book your spot once available.


“[Lucinda’s programs] were well-organized, crammed with important information and absolutely worth the fee. Lucinda Halpern is highly experienced, giving and perceptive — in short, she’s the real deal!”
—Peter Melnick

“This was the best hour of my month. [Lucinda’s] Q&A was the most useful meeting I’ve joined this year. Through [Lucinda’s] tenacity, honesty, and poise, [Lucinda] is helping all of us newbies thrive. I valued not just what Lucinda said today but how she said everything. Thank you.”
—Colleen Ryan-Hensley

Our Private Facebook Group

Our private Letter Better Facebook group offers previous attendees of Lucinda Literary’s Letter Better Workshops, Coaching, Courses, and Consultations the opportunity to get an insider’s peek into publishing, connect with other writers in our community, watch Facebook Lives with Lucinda, and get your burning questions answered once a week. You must be enrolled in or have attended one of the above programs to join.


Want an all-access pass to our courses and events for a full year, at the best possible value?

Learn more about our Membership program.


Disclaimer: All our programs are intended to help further the work of any fiction or nonfiction author. Participating in our programs does not guarantee an offer of representation or a later publishing deal.