THE OTHER NETWORK WRITER'S ROOM

INSIDE THE ART, CRAFT AND BUSINESS OF WRITING for Film, TV, Books, Stage, Print or Digital Media (with Particular Attention to Comedy)

5 Research Steps Before You Write Your Book Proposal (from Jane Friedman)

Step 1. Explore and understand competing titles.
Step 2. Research the non-book landscape.
Step 3. Study the authors and influencers you’ve found.
Step 4. Pinpoint your primary market.
Step 5. Analyze how you reach readers.

For the full article, including details about how to take the steps, downloadable worksheets and lots of other useful advice, see the ever-informative http://janefriedman.com/2014/07/09/5-research-steps-write-book-proposal/

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This entry was posted on August 4, 2014 by in Books, Sales & Marketing and tagged , , , , .
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