By Mike Nappa
Discover the tips and tricks to keeping off the rejection pile.
You've performed it! You've written the following "must have" booklet and everybody you recognize who reads your manuscript consents – it's bound to be a bestseller. So why can't you discover a writer for it? For a few cause (maybe much more than one) editors and brokers alike preserve rejecting your proposal.
So what are you doing wrong?
Discover seventy seven of the most typical the reason why hundreds of thousands of publication proposals are rejected each year, and discover what you are able to do to make your concept stick out from the remaining. operating as an writer, editor, and agent from greater than two decades, publishing veteran Mike Nappa understands the main widespread blunders authors make of their proposals after which basic steps you could take to prevent catching a journey at the teach to Rejection-ville.
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