How To Write A Book Proposal Posted on by Karen Kelsky You all know that the book proposal is the cornerstone to a successful tenure track career in most areas of the humanities and social sciences.
Due to the volume of submissions, Health Communications cannot guarantee response times or personalize responses to individual proposals.
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Many of our more than thirty national bestsellers have appeared on the New York Times bestsellers list: Besides being familiar with the subject areas in which we publish, it's also important for you to understand the type of book we want to acquire.
Healing - The book promotes personal growth and long-term change by offering deep-rooted solutions. Expert - The author is an expert and bases the book on either experience or extensive knowledge and research. Affirming - The book has an emotional component that touches readers and its tone is compassionate.
Readable - The book is written in a popular style and is easily accessible to general trade readers. Timely - The topic is newsworthy and offers something new to readers in terms of content, author or approach. To continue our tradition of excellence in publishing, we seek high-caliber authors who produce original material that appeals to a broad readership.
Most of our authors are established experts in their fields and, in some cases, already enjoy national recognition. Many of the authors we publish are professional speakers and consultants who conduct workshops, seminars, or training classes regionally or nationwide.
Therefore, these authors are well prepared to promote their books successfully. The publishing process at HCI begins with a book proposal, which is evaluated by our editorial department. To ensure that book proposals are evaluated on an equal basis and that all necessary information is provided, we require prospective authors to follow our submission guidelines in preparing their proposals.
Please do not send a complete manuscript unless asked to do so. All submissions are evaluated on the basis of content, author credentials, and marketability. Submissions that do not conform to these guidelines are rejected.
We will accept electronic submissions, which may be sent to Editorial hcibooks.
Include information on professional credentials, current occupation, previously published works, any public speaking or promotional experience you have, and any television or radio appearances you have made.
Please send no more or less than the following: Detailed outline of the book please do not send spiral bound manuscripts B.Hints for a Great Cover Letter [ ] Covering the Cover Letter - The Steve Laube Agency - July 28, This is the last installment of my proposal series.
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IV. SASE If your proposal is submitted by any method other than e-mail, and you would like to have it returned to you, you must include a self-addressed, stamped (not metered) envelope of suitable size and with sufficient postage to return your proposal.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Cover Letter Date: 21 May Dear Sir/Madam, You are requested to submit a proposal for the Provision of Media Monitoring Services of the Electoral Media Commission during the election campaign in Afghanistan, as per Acknowledgement Letter (Annex VI) 3.
The SF (R&R) Form is used in all grant applications. This form collects information including type of submission, applicant information, type of applicant, and proposed project dates. Your grant proposal cover letter is one of the most important parts of your proposal package and using these tips can make it perfect.
The Balance Small Business How to Write an Effective Grant Proposal Cover Letter. Additionally, when you submit an electronic grant application.