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Anne Ward - Director of Publications High Tide Press 301 Veterans Parkway New Lenox, IL 60451 Please send electronic queries/proposals to Submissions@CherryHillHighTide.comShould we request a book proposal from you, please send:
- A one-page overview of the book
- Two or three sample chapters
- A chapter-by-chapter outline
- Overview of photos or illustrations
- Author's background / credentials
- Target completion date
- Author's contribution to marketing
- Word count
Who is the audience? What is the market for your book and how many potential buyers? Who wants this book? Why do they want it? Why do they need it? Do you have specific marketing ideas in mind?Does your book help the reader?
How will this book benefit the buyer? How will it help them? What need does it fill for the target market?What makes your book unique?
What does your book offer that similar books do not? (Are there other books like yours?) Does your book have more information? Is it more comprehensive, easier to use? What advantages does it have over the competition? Why will people buy your book instead of something else? What existing or forthcoming titles compete with your book?How will this book appeal to special markets/audiences?
List any special markets your book may have outside regular trade book channels (bookstores). Could sales result from your contacts—associations, organizations, corporations, groups, hospitals, treatment centers, workshops, seminars or speaking engagements? Which magazines or professional/trade journals may review your book or print articles by you which in turn promotes the book? Do you have specific ideas for marketing your book? How willing are you to be active in marketing your book?