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Author Archives: Michael Larsen

Book Proposal Checklist and Writing Advice

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Q&A With Michael Larsen

Literary agent Michael Larsen shares wisdom from over four decades in the publishing industry.
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Selling the Sizzle: Your Proposal

In this excerpt from Chapter Seven: Selling the Sizzle: Your Opening and Hook from How to Write a Book Proposal, 4th Edition by Michael Larsen, you’ll:
  • Find out what agents look for in a hook
  • Choose the opening that fits your book
  • See examples of successful openings and hooks

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How to Write a Book Proposal, 4th Edition

Learn how to craft a proposal agents and editors can’t resist with How to Write a Book Proposal, 4th Edition.
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