Saturday, May 15, 2010

Ten Things Agents Think When Reading Your Query

Check out the post Cheryl Angst did, reflecting on one literary agent's list of ten things that go through her head when reading slush.

4 comments:

Janet Johnson said...

Thanks for the link. Good thoughts! Guess I'd better go take out my mother's praise from my query. ;)

Seriously, it's nice to know that agents WANT to like our stuff.

Kay said...

Thanks for the link. A nice summary of many of the bits and pieces that need to be in and/or omitted from your query. -- Now all I have to do is get a manuscript polished enough to submit.

Steena Holmes said...

Thanks for the link - it's nice to get an idea of what to think about when crafting our queries.

Christine Danek said...

Thanks for the link. It is very helpful information. I'm not ready to query yet but it is good to know.
Thank you!

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