How to Write a Book Blurb/Synopsis

How to Write a Book Blurb/Synopsis

Recently, one of the subscribers to my email list emailed me a question. He said: "I've finally finished the rough draft of my book and would like to start sending it to beta readers. I realized pretty quickly that I need a good book blurb to attach to the Google Form so they can know what my book is about before they agree to read it. How can I write a good book blurb?"

That is an excellent question! Today, I'm going to break down the different "parts" of a book blurb as well as discuss with you some dos and don'ts. 

Note: A book blurb should not be confused with a book summary. A summary would go into detail about your entire book and reveal the ending, while a book blurb is more like a teaser. It's full of suspense and drama, and its main goal is to hook your potential readers and entice them to buy your book.  

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