Preparing for print – back matter

What is back matter You’ve included all of the front matter at the beginning of your book, you’ve formatted the main body, set out your chapters and you’ve heard of back matter but do you really need it Back matter ¬†usually includes sections such as...

Preparing for print – front matter

What is front matter Front matter is one part of the book that confuses many new independent authors is the front matter. Worse still, they make a rookie mistake and omit it altogether, assuming a cobbled-together copyright statement will suffice. So what should you...