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The Q Word

Every novelist knows the “Q word.”

I remember the first time I met the word. I had just put what I thought were the finishing touches on the second rewrite of my first novel. 1,109 more words


Query Letter for Magazine Feature Writing Project

As a disclaimer, the query letter was purely for a project and was never sent to Boston Magazine. All the information provided is correct and found with primary sources but was used for educational purposes. 38 more words

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Literary Agent Spotlight: Q & A with Jennifer Chen Tran

First question, how and why did you become a literary agent?

I graduated in 2008 from law school but I have always loved books and reading. 1,314 more words


Too Many Blogs, Too Little Time

As I go around my house in attempts to declutter and minimize in preparation for the big move coming in August,  I’m also trying to declutter my email. 253 more words


The Query Letter

The Query Letter

By Natalie Bright


The more I write and study markets, the more I’ve come to appreciate how useful a tool the QUERY LETTER really is. 697 more words


QUERY 101 SERIES : Handling the "Call" - Guest Post from Literary Agent Pooja Menon

Finally, the queries are sent. You wait and wait for replies, and then one day your email pings with a request. You shoot the full manuscript out to the requesting agent, and then you wait (and sometimes wait and wait again) until you get the dreaded rejection OR the lovely email titled, “Can we talk?” 2,665 more words