Just keep in mind the extra wide margins are the inside gutter, so these are aligned on the outside, even though they look like they will be on the inside. You can zoom way out to see everything together. Bea little careful on these front pages if a header or footer gets added in, and a later page is set to link to previous then when you delete it on the front pages it will erase the headers and footers throughout the book. Format the TextBox shape and chang ehte Shape Outlooine to "No outline". Getting started, open a new document. So all you need to do is skip through and adding "Next Page" breaks between every chapter, and styling the chapter pages. Not only will you get a bunch of professional book design and formatting templates, I'll also send a free email series on everything I've learned after helping launch hundreds of bestsellers (and making a full-time living from my own fiction and non-fiction books). If you haven't done so yet, you should sign up for my email list. Save it as First Paragraph. If youve done this right, the first page will say First page Footer, Section 1 and the top of the next page will say First Page Header, Section. A Quick Trick for Outlining your Book. With that text still selected, right click, go to Styles and Update Normal to Match Selection. This book is a work of fiction. This enters a page number field. For the front pages, youll probably want to make sure theres no indents anywhere, so everything is properly aligned.