PDF Goodie Pack

 

1) Websites to Pitch: A document that lists some sites that take freelance submissions, along with links, contact information and pay rate when known

2) Essay Pitching Do(s) and Don’t(s): A list of recommendations about what to do and not do when you’re trying to get a publication to print your work

3) Essay Writing Tip Sheet: A format for outlining and writing first person essays as well as links to sites that will help you avoid using clichés in your work

4) Pitch Letter Example: A pitch letter that editors are likely to respond to because of how direct, clear and brief it is

5) Basic Book Proposal How To: A document that breaks down what goes into each of the sections of a book proposal (intro/overview, promotion, market analysis, chapter summaries and sample chapter)

6) What I Say I Want Proposal: The book proposal I sold to HarperCollins that ended up being written about in Cosmo, Salon, Forbes and more

7) Sizemore Proposal: The book proposal I sold to Simon & Schuster that became a NY Times bestseller

8) 51-50 Proposal: The book proposal that Kristen McGuinness wrote that became an LA Times bestseller

9) Emotional Harmony Proposal: The book proposal that Kristen McGuinness wrote and sold to Balboa Press

10) The First Eight Weeks Proposal: The book proposal that Kristen McGuinness wrote and sold to St. Martin’s

YES, I WANT TO PUBLISH A BOOK!