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Saturday, May 5 • 11:15am - 12:15pm
From Blog to Book: How to Write a Book Proposal That Excites Publishers

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In today’s competitive publishing market, a great book idea is only half the story: it takes a well-crafted proposal to put your manuscript on the desks of agents and publishers. In this workshop, Robin will dig into the essential elements of a successful book proposal, from the cover letter and overview to the marketing plan and competitive title analysis.

What you can expect to learn:
  • Common proposal pitfalls
  • How to develop a distinctive voice
  • The best and worst times to self-edit
  • How to correct repetition patterns
  • Tricks professional editors use to sharpen a manuscript

Speakers
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Robin Catalano

Owner, Robin Catalano Digital & Content Marketing
Robin Catalano believes in the power of storytelling to connect communities and cultures. She’s applied her creative approach to writing for magazines, books, blogs, websites, and digital and print marketing, and has published more than 75 articles and 1,000 blog posts. The travel editor of th... Read More →

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Saturday May 5, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm
Bellevue | Fairmont Le Château Frontenac 1 Rue des Carrières, Ville de Québec, QC G1R 4P5, Canada

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