These 10 chapter summaries of my nonfiction book proposal will show you how to summarize your own chapters. I also included a summary of my book’s introduction. Reading through a author’s sample chapter summaries won’t guarantee your nonfiction book proposal will be published, but it will take you a step closer.
Not all of my book proposals have been so successful, though! My most recent idea for a book (Your Heart Changes Everything) was reviewed with interest by an editor and publishing committee at Bethany.
The most important tip is to overcome your resistance to the very idea of marketing and selling your book of poems. Most poets and writers… Read More »5 Ways to Market and Sell Your Poetry Book
What makes writing good? Who gets to judge what “good writing” is? What can we learn from examples of good writing from successful writers? Let’s look at a few short excerpts from professional authors and find out!
Why was your book proposal or manuscript rejected by the editor, publisher, or literary agent? These common reasons for rejection are from a panel of book industry professionals at a recent writer’s conference. These tips will help you get published by showing you what not to do.