Tuesday, 18 May 2010
Writing the Perfect Fiction Query Letter to a Literary Agent
Many authors feel anxious about writing a query letter, that first introduction of their novel to a literary agent. Indeed the thought of reducing a whole manuscript to a simple letter can be daunting and might even seem impossible at first. And yet with literary agents receiving around six thousand queries a year, which is to say twenty a day, an author must master the skill of writing the perfect query letter, or get lost in what the industry has ominously dubbed the Slush Pile.
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