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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Book Proposals & Query Letters by Coleen O'Shea, Marilyn Allen

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Part 4
The Nonfiction Proposal
In this part, we take you step-by-step through an actual proposal, from the first page in the overview, through a detailed Table of Contents and powerful writing sample, and all the essential elements in between. You will learn how to expertly introduce your bio and credentials, detail the market need for your book, organize your marketing platform and present the reasons why your book is better than the competition, and effectively select the writing sample that puts your ideas and writing in the very best light.

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