9 Steps to Create a Book Title That Sells

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Your title, along with the image on your book cover, is the first thing a perspective reader sees. The sale of your book can depend on the title you choose. Your title should evoke a potential readers interest and motivate further exploration of the book—reading the back cover, browsing the first page, checking out the author. Here are nine steps to creating a title that will sell your novel.

shiny1. Check out books in your genre on Amazon or in brick and mortar bookstores. On Amazon, go further and check the number of sales of a given book. Consider what it was about the titles that attracted your attention.  What was your immediate response?  You want your title to have an immediate impact on people as well.

2. Look at the outline of your story and write an overall, one-sentence description of what your book is about without giving away…

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