Nonfiction book proposals anybody can write: how to get a contract and advance before writing your book

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Blue Heron Pub., 2000 - Business & Economics - 291 pages
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Innovative guide to writing book proposals that sell. A boon to writers, teachers, editors, publishers, and agents. Step-by-step, Lyon takes the reader through the process of preparing a succinct, targeted marketing plan for a nonfiction book. Through copious examples, she demonstrates what to do -- and what not to do -- to get the positive attention of editors, agents, and publishers.

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Review: Nonfiction Book Proposals Anybody Can Write: How to Get a Contract and Advance Before Writing Your Book

User Review  - Tom Marcinko - Goodreads

I found this really useful, but I wonder if there's a more recent edition. The basic advice seems sound and logical to me, but the most recent edition I could find was 2002. That's forever in today's publishing world. Read full review

Review: Nonfiction Book Proposals Anybody Can Write: How to Get a Contract and Advance Before Writing Your Book

User Review  - Tracyfood - Goodreads

I found myself glossing over the sections about how it's a great time for the publishing industry because seriously, that stuff needs to be brought up-to-date. But it was nice to have an outline to build my Research Apps project around. Read full review

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