Hey, amazing authors! Today I’m going to talk about how to do front matter in a book. It’s something you need to know If you’re self-publishing for the first time…and even if you’ve self-published many books, this still may give you some new ideas!
What is front matter in a book? Basically, it’s everything that goes before Chapter One. The title page and the copyright page are in almost every book, and beyond that, you have a lot of different options.
I’m going to go over them in the order that they usually appear…
However, there aren’t hard or fast rules about any of this.
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All right, here are all your options for the front of your awesome novel.