Below is an example of front matter material. For your book you may need more or less information in your front matter. The first list is the basic information generally included in front matter, the lists below it are examples.
Book title, subtitle
By YOUR NAME
Add illustrator, co-authors, and so forth next
Copyright (always make this the year you publish the book – not the year you wrote it)
Notice of Rights
Notice of Liability
Reference to Public Domain Quotes
Examples of Front Matter
(I am not a lawyer so check your local laws and/or with your lawyer.)
Notice of Liability Examples:
Notice of Liability: The author has made every effort to check and ensure the accuracy of the information presented in this book. However, the information herein is sold without warranty, either expressed or implied. Neither the author, publisher, nor any dealer or distributor of this book will be held liable for any damages caused either directly or indirectly by the instructions and information contained in this book.
Notice of Liability: The author has made every effort possible to check and ensure the accuracy of the information and recipes presented in this book. However, the information herein is sold without warranty, either expressed or implied. The author, publisher, nor any dealer or distributor of this book will be held liable for any damages caused either directly or indirectly by the instructions, recipes or information contained in this book.
Disclaimer: The author and publisher are not engaged in rendering legal or publishing services. Every effort has been made to provide the most up to date and accurate information possible. Technological changes may occur at any time after the publication of this book. This book may contain typographical and content errors; therefore this is only designed as a guide and resource.
Disclaimer: Information in this book is NOT intended as medical advice, or for use as diagnosis or treatment of a health problem, or as a substitute for consulting a licensed medical professional. The contents and information in this book are for informational use only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider for medical conditions. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you read in this book or any aromatherapy resource. Never ingest essential oils.
Disclaimer: The author and publisher have left out names and identifying details to protect the privacy of individuals. The author has tried to recreate events, locales and conversations from the author’s memory of them. In order to maintain privacy the author and publisher have in some instances left out the name and identifying details of individuals. Although the author and publisher have made every effort to make sure all information is correct at press time, the author and publisher do not assume and hereby disclaim any liability to any party for any loss, damage, disruptions caused by stories with this book, whether such information is a result of errors or emission, accident, slander or other cause.
Other Front Matter Examples
Copyright: In accordance with the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, the scanning, uploading, and electronic sharing of any part of this book without the permission of the publisher is unlawful piracy and theft of the author intellectual property. If you would like to use material from this book (other than for review purposes), prior written permission must be obtained by contacting the publisher at email@example.com. Thank you for your support of the author’s rights.
Notice of Rights: All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopy, recording or other without the prior written permission of the publisher.
Permission: For information on getting permission for reprints and excerpts, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have quoted scripture or public domain references add it to the front matter:
Unless otherwise noted, Scripture quotations are taken from The HolyBible, New King James Version® (NKJV). Copyright© 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Scripture quotations, marked NIV are taken from The Holy Bible, New International Version ®, NIV ®, Copyright 1973, 1978, 1984, 2001 by Biblica, Inc.™ Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Scripture quotations, marked NLT are taken from The Holy Bible, New Living Translation, Copyright© 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved.
Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD BIBLE®, Copyright ©1960,1962,1963,1968,1971,1972,1973,1975,1977,1995 by The Lockman Foundation. Used by permission.
Scripture quotations marked MSG or The Message are taken from The Holy Bible, The Message. Copyright© 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 by NavPress Publishing Group. Used by permission. All rights reserved.