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"Typesetting" is the publishing process of laying out text on the page ready for publication, including running heads, footers, page numbers, etc.

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An unagented submission is one which is not submitted through a literary agent. If a publisher accepts unagented submissions then you can approach them directly.

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A synopsis is a short outline of your story. This should cover all the main characters and events, including the ending. It is not the kind of "teaser" found on a book's back cover. The length of synopsis required can vary, but is generally between on...

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What is "trim size"?

Trim size is the page size for a published book.

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