The everything guide to writing a book proposal


Published by Adams Media in Avon, MA .
Written in

  • Book proposals.,
  • Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMeg Schneider and Barbara Doyen.
    ContributionsDoyen, Barbara.
    LC ClassificationsPN161 .S36 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3299044M
    ISBN 101593373139
    LC Control Number2004026532


    If you're an aspiring author looking to get your work published, writing a book proposal is an important step in the process. Meg Elaine Schneider's "The Everything Guide to Writing a Book Proposal" is a comprehensive resource that can help you navigate through this crucial stage. Published in 2005, this book provides valuable insights into crafting a compelling book proposal that will catch the attention of publishers and increase your chances of success.


    Meg Elaine Schneider's "The Everything Guide to Writing a Book Proposal" covers all the essential elements of a book proposal, including the necessary components that publishers look for when considering a manuscript. This book offers practical advice and step-by-step instructions on how to create a strong book proposal that showcases your book idea and demonstrates its market potential.

    About the Author

    Meg Elaine Schneider is an experienced author and writing coach. With years of expertise in the publishing industry, she has successfully guided numerous aspiring authors in their journey towards getting published. In "The Everything Guide to Writing a Book Proposal," Meg Elaine Schneider shares her knowledge and insights to help writers effectively present their work to publishers.

    Key Topics Covered

    • Understanding the purpose and importance of a book proposal
    • Researching publishers and understanding their requirements
    • Writing a compelling book summary and selling your idea
    • Outlining your book's content and structure
    • Identifying and analyzing your target audience
    • Developing a marketing and promotion plan
    • Understanding the competition and positioning your book
    • Including sample chapters and writing a captivating author bio
    • Formatting and organizing your book proposal
    • Tips for submitting your proposal and following up with publishers

    Benefits of Reading

    This book provides valuable insights and guidance that can benefit aspiring authors in several ways:

    • Learn how to create a professional and persuasive book proposal
    • Understand the expectations and requirements of publishers
    • Gain practical tips and advice from an experienced author and writing coach
    • Increase your chances of getting your book published


    You can download "The Everything Guide to Writing a Book Proposal" by Meg Elaine Schneider in various formats, including PDF, ePub, MOBI, and TXT. The book is available for free download on our legal book download website.

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    Writing a book proposal is a crucial part of the publishing process, and Meg Elaine Schneider's "The Everything Guide to Writing a Book Proposal" provides aspiring authors with the guidance they need to create a compelling and marketable proposal. Whether you're a first-time writer or a seasoned author, this book is a valuable resource that can help you navigate the world of book publishing with confidence.