For any aspiring author, a great book idea is the starting point in your path to getting published. The process from book idea to a finished product can take years, but having a well developed and well crafted proposal can help you get started on the right foot.

Executive Editor Julia Pastore offers some tips and best practices for how to make your proposal stand out above the rest. Take a watch below:

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