Sign the contractabthen write the book. The good news is that almost every nonfiction book published is sold by a proposal. In this comprehensive yet accessible guide, you will learn exactly what a proposal is, what it must contain, and how to pull yours together into an informative, persuasive selling package. Already a favorite for thousands of aspiring writers, this book has been revised and updated by Elizabeth Lyon to feature nearly two dozen actual proposals, plus: Am Choosing a topic based on current trends and competing titles Am Drafting the perfect concept statementadaring agents and editors to reject you Am Defining and targeting your readershipathen connecting with them Am Preparing a table of contents and chapter summaries Am Submitting exciting and well-written sample chapters Am Writing query letters Am Devising a marketing plan that will excite agents and publishers Am ...Elizabeth Lyon. ac Choose between agents and editors ac Decide whether or not to market to agents and editors simultaneously ac Find an agent or editor ac Evaluate agent/editor qualifications ac Develop a marketing strategy.
|Title||:||Nonfiction Book Proposals Anybody can Write (Revised and Updated)|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2002-12-03|