Preface or prologue? Foreword or introduction? How much do you know about the stuff that comes before “the real book”? Let’s break it down.
All of these front matter elements are optional, but if you include them in your book, they should appear in the sequence listed above.
Are you ready for an editor? Or maybe wondering what exactly editors do and how they can help writers? Check out the “How to Hire and Work with an Editor” workshop taught by Savvy Communication owner Susan Lindsey. The workshop is part of the Louisville Free Public Library Local Author Fair on Dec. 1, 1–4 p.m., 301 York St. See details under “Events.”