How To Write A Book Proposal


March 5-16 with Anne Trubek Enroll here.

In this course, you will learn the basics of non-fiction trade book proposals, receive feedback on your book ideas, and become part of a community of other writers working on proposals.

The materials included in the course will include sample book proposals that sold, explanations of what book proposals should include, the ins and outs of query letters, resources for researching agents and presses, and Q&As with editors at Norton and  university presses.

In addition, participants will receive feedback on their ideas and drafts from the instructor and other students.

Course enrollment will be capped at 10 participants. 

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Anne Trubek is the author of The History and Uncertain Future of Handwriting (Bloomsbury USA) and A Skeptic’s Guide To Writers’ Houses (University of Pennsylvania Press). She has edited Cleveland Neighborhood Guidebook, Rust Belt Chic: The Cleveland Anthology and Writing Material: Readings from Plato to the Digital AgeShe is the publisher of Belt Publishing.