by accident, set up a pitch meeting, or send a query letter through cyberspace. Reviews My previous two books didnt make Malcolm Gladwell smolder with envy, but they got some killer reviews. When my agent sends out a proposal I have no idea what will happen. Your goal is to convince a publisher that your book is marketable nonfiction, not a best-selling novel.
Compare your book with five to 10 other books with similar content or target audiences. He detailed a rash of problems. If a publisher likes what he or she sees, you'll be commissioned to write a full manuscript. While every author has different ideas as to what constitutes a great proposal. Its going to change the face of (business, politics, the environment, insert your topic here). Heres how the above conversation might go for someone who filled out The One Page Book Proposal: Agent: So are you here to pitch a book?
How to write a phd proposal book, How to write a mini proposal,