Letter example to compliment an author on a written article


  1. This letter is a compliment to the reader for his work. It could have a direct tone with encouraging words for his efforts. You could be sincere without self-serving.
  2. Appreciate the writer's good work.
  3. Mention what exactly you loved about his work.
  4. End with a note of gratitude for the writer's work.


[Senders Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Letter Date]

[Recipients Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Subject: Normally bold, summarizes the intention of the letter] -Optional-

Dear [Recipients Name],

I was lucky enough to be able to read your work on the futures of investments. I was impressed with how well written and research the article proved to be. It has already aided me a great deal of my work, and I am sure that many people will be referring to it for years to come. I am greatly looking forward to your future work, and so offer my thanks for the information that you have already given us.


[Senders Name]
[Senders Title] -Optional-

[Enclosures: number] - Optional -
cc: [Name of copy recipient] - Optional -