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Researching Your Book Subject: Deciding what to write: The Six Musts

Researching Your Book Subject: Deciding what to write: The Six Musts

Guest post by Dan Poynter, The Book Futurist Before you write the book put your idea through this qualification process. Make sure there’s a market for your book and that the market is large enough. The subject must be interesting to you Turn your passion center into your profit center You must have expertise or […]

Assess the Market Before You Write the Book by Dan Poynter

Assess the Market Before You Write the Book by Dan Poynter

If you write it, will they come? How can you find out if your book will sell? 85% percent of the written works sent to publishers go through literary agents and start with the proposal.  One of the most important parts of the proposal is market assessment. The agent and eventually the publisher want to […]