This how-to book is for the prospective author and presents guidelines, examples, forms and advice from 900 publishers.
This how-to guide is intended for the prospective author. It presents guidelines, examples, forms and advice from 900 publishers. Chapters cover preparing contents and outline, market information and how to use literary agents.
Contents: Introduction; A New World; Your Plan, Goals, Tools and Action; Your 'Ideal Proposal Package'; Your 'Package Plan Form'; Preparing Your Contents and Outline; How to Prepare a Description that Pleases Publishers; Market Information; Competition; Your Title Page; Mechanics for Your Manuscript; How to Prepare a Sample Chapter; A Picture Really is Worth 1,000 Words; Your Biography; Your Cover Letter; How to Pick the Right Publishers; The Mechanics and Mailing of Your Package; Results You May Expect; How to Use Literary Agents; Self-Publishing; 50 Suggestions from Publishers; 90 Tips for Better Writing; 'Check Book' Form; Exhibits You Can Use.
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