Michael Pietsch is the CEO of Hachette Book Group which comprises eight publishing divisions. In a career spanning forty years, Michael has edited or published books by acclaimed writers including J.K. Rowling, James Patterson, Stephenie Meyer, and Keith Richards, just to name a few.
The Harvard alum joins Just the Right Book to give us the real deal behind book publishing. Pietsch discusses his career as a publisher, his love of music, the book that changed his life and gives us the scoop on how to get a book published.
Books in this episode:
The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
Lucky by Alice Sebold
Life by Keith Richards
Prufrock: And other Observations by T.S. Eliot