Struggling to write the blurb for the back cover of your book?
I hear ya. It’s tough.
You have 200 words, ish, to convince to a total stranger your book is worth buying and reading.
So how do you do it?
Start by watching these 4 Top Tips, from someone who struggles with this for a living (me):
- Why looking outside your industry could give you the spark of inspiration you need
- How to swipe and adapt without stealing
- Where to start
- How to make sure the 10 seconds your reader spends on your back cover is used effectively
About the Author
Please do share any articles from this site in part or in full — as long as you leave all links intact, give credit to the author, and include a link to this website and the following bio. Vicky is a gin-quaffing, pole-dancing, trapeze-swinging copywriter who writes about the perils and joys of writing, velociraptor training, and running a small business. She writes this stuff on her websites vickyfraser.com and cookiesforbreakfast.co.uk. She’s the author of one book (with two more in utero) and teaches small business owners how to write copy that sells, and how to be more fecking interesting. You can follow her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn.
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