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How do you write a cover page for a book?
Self-Publishing Basics: The Title PageFull title of the book.Subtitle, if any.Author’s name.Editor’s name, in the case of anthologies or compilations.Translator’s name, for works originally in a different language.Illustrator or photographer’s name, for illustrated books.
How do I write a cover letter for a book submission?
Some other useful tipsAddress your cover letter by name. Avoid clichés such as ‘Dear sir/madam’ or ‘To whom it may concern’. Use more formal language throughout the letter.Have a logical and readable structure.Thank the publisher for their time.Sign off gracefully – e.g. ‘Yours sincerely’ – before your name.
What is a cover letter for a literary agent?
A cover letter with your submission (usually via email) is your introduction to the literary agent. There is no absolute right way of doing this, just as there is no right way of doing synopsis, since every publisher and literary agents is different, and they want different things from authors.