- Maybe add a study guide to the backmatter.
- Perhaps put an ad for the author's other books in the backmatter.
- Or try dedication or updated information in the frontmatter, anything that will give the reader more value or help him see the value better when he opens the book.
- Take the opportunity to clear up anything that is unclear.
- Maybe improve on the interior design since now--obviously--you know more about what works in terms of design.
Carolyn is working on two new books for her multi award-winning HowToDoItFrugally series of books for writers: Getting Great Reviews Frugally and Ethically, and one on how authors can and should be involved in what goes on their book covers, front and back. http://howtodoitfrugally.com
Carolyn Howard-Johnson, author of This Is the Place; Harkening: A Collection of Stories Remembered; Tracings, a chapbook of poetry; and how to books for writers including the award-winning second edition of, The Frugal Book Promoter: How to get nearly free publicity on your own or by partnering with your publisher; The multi award-winning second edition of The Frugal Editor; and Great Little Last Minute Editing Tips for Writers . The Great First Impression Book Proposal is her newest booklet for writers. She has three FRUGAL books for retailers including A Retailer’s Guide to Frugal In-Store Promotions: How To Increase Profits and Spit in the Eyes of Economic Downturns with Thrifty Events and Sales Techniques. Some of her other blogs are TheNewBookReview.blogspot.com, a blog where authors can recycle their favorite reviews. She also blogs at all things editing, grammar, formatting and more at The Frugal, Smart and Tuned-In Editor .