The Importance of Knowing the Agent You’re Querying

Looking through the submissions inbox, I constantly see queries from authors that obviously do not read the website and more specifically, our agents’ interests. It seems that some authors blindly send their queries to several agencies, completely ignoring their guidelines and interests. However, it is worth learning the benefits of getting to know agents before … Continue reading The Importance of Knowing the Agent You’re Querying

Four Mistakes Writers Make When Querying Literary Agents

As the submissions coordinator for a literary agency, I've noticed the majority of authors make at least one mistake in their query letter, most trying to find a clever way to capture the agents' attention. However, standing out from the crowd is not always a good thing, especially when we provide clear guidelines. A clear … Continue reading Four Mistakes Writers Make When Querying Literary Agents