The truth is the nonfiction book proposal is an entirely different beast. Fortunately, this format gives you a chance to get to know your book even better than you already do. Focusing on and organizing your project will enhance your confidence and show you areas where you may still need to edit. As usual, your title page should list your name and contact info, a word count, and the title of your book.
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Most authors should skip traditional publishing and self-publish instead. All that being said…there are some authors who can—and should—still get big deals from a traditional publisher. They are counterintuitive. They are illogical. And they are, quite honestly, a pain in the ass to write.
The Nonfiction Authors Association is excited to bring you a live online course with literary agent Jennifer Chen Tran. Location: Your home or office—this event is virtual and will be delivered by live Zoom webinar. Learn how to write a stellar non-fiction book proposal from scratch with Jennifer Chen Tran , a literary agent at Bradford Literary. In this three-week course, you will learn about the structure of a book-proposal and how to effectively craft the different sections of a book proposal, including the markets or audience section, competitive titles, platform, promotion and marketing, and other important considerations.
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