Three Steps to Setting Your Query Letter Apart

By Catherine Matthews What makes you pick up a book, or click on it, or temporarily steal borrow it from your best friend’s "To-Read" pile? Is it the celebrity book club sticker? Is it the new bestseller status? Or is it the fact that the film adaptation is about to come out and you just … Continue reading Three Steps to Setting Your Query Letter Apart

Five Questions To Ask Yourself When Writing A Query Letter

Agents are inundated with queries daily, and the whole querying process can be daunting for first-time authors. Manuscripts are rarely better than the corresponding query letters, so if you aren’t agonizing over your query letter, you should be. The letter is your first and only chance to impress the agent, but before you pull out … Continue reading Five Questions To Ask Yourself When Writing A Query Letter