It’s going to be a quiet summer — what better time to unleash your creativity, polish up your manuscript and finally share it with the world?
How To Write A Book Proposal
A 4-Week Online Course
Wednesdays, July 29 – Aug 19, 9-10am
Length: 4 weeks, 1 hour per week
Dates: July 29-Aug 19
Venue: ONLINE via Zoom
If you have an idea for a book that you wish to market to a publisher–whether fiction or nonfiction–you’ll need a proposal. This 4-part course covers the basics of the most important elements of a successful book proposal, guiding you through thinking about essential details to craft a marketable, full-concept project. Students should have a manuscript already started or near-complete.
WEEK 1: Concept
WEEK 2: Features and Benefits
WEEK 3: You and Your Platform
WEEK 4: The Book Proposal Structure
About the instructor
Award-winning author Holly Bellebuono has published 7 books, five of which were accepted by her New York literary agent and then contracted with major publishers for publication, since 2012. One has been reprinted in a second edition and one has been published in a second language. Holly lectures internationally as a medical herbalist and teaches entrepreneurship and goal-setting. She is Executive Director of the educational nonprofit ACE MV.