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Sample Biographer Cover Letter






Notice how the applicant in this biographer cover letter mentions her previous experience specializing in reconstructing in narrative form the career or a phase of an individual's life. All biographer cover letters should include as much information and experience as is necessary to help the applicants land jobs.


JoAnn Roberts
54 Trenton Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999

May 1, 2006


Ms. Shirley Ascot,
Hiring Manager
Compton Writing Services, Inc.
678 Pirate Street
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Ms. Ascot:

I'm writing this cover letter to apply for the position of biographer, which you listed on JobBankUSA.com. I'm aware of the need for experienced writers who can reconstruct in narrative form the career or a phase of life of an individual. Since you have had a number of requests for such work during the past year, I am pleased to be able to say I can fill this opening.

I have been a ghostwriter for five celebrities during my free-lance career. I have samples of this writing and I'd be happy to bring them to you if we could meet in person to talk over the job and answer any questions either of may have of the other. I know how important it is to find good biographers who can research, interview, and write effectively.

If you'd like to get together, please call me on my cell phone: 888-888-8888 so we can arrange a date and time that works for you. Thank you for reading my cover letter and resume. I look forward to your response.

Sincerely,


JoAnn Roberts

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