October 13, 2000 Geneva, NY-William Smith alumna Sarah Parsons Zackheim and her husband Adrian have co-authored the book, Getting Your Book Published for Dummies (IDG Books Worldwide, Foster City, Ca., 2000). This book is the latest in the “Dummies” series.
Getting Your Book Published for Dummies shows an inside view of publishing and gives advice from the authors, who are seasoned publishers. Sarah Parsons Zackheim, a member of the William Smith Class of 1980, has worked at New York publishing firms including Doubleday, New York Times Books, and William Morrow, and has written four prior books. She has also had articles published in Family Fun, Family Life, and Fairfield County.
Adrian Zackheim is currently associate publisher of the general books group at HarperCollins Publishers, and editor in chief of HarperInformation. He has worked as an editor of fiction and nonfiction at St. Martin's Press, Doubleday, William Morrow, and HarperCollins.