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Book Blurb As Salesperson

Posted at 6:27PM Monday 19 May 2014

Your book blurb is a salesperson. The "book description" area of your online sales page (commonly called a blurb) must sell your book for you. In an online store, there's no knowledgeable store clerk ready to offer a verbal book recommendation to browsing customers. If you're self-publishing a novel, you need a book description that works hard to sell your book.

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