Friday, January 1, 2016

New Year's Goal: Submit Your Manuscript! But First, Learn to Write a Killer Query Letter and Book Synopsis

Is one of your New Year's goals to finally get that manuscript submitted?  Get off your endless revision-hamster-wheel?  

For your New Year's reading pleasure, check out these three great articles--what you need to know before you submit.


How to write a killer query letter.  A guest article for Writer's Digest website, written by agent Barbara Poelle.  Click here.



How to write a great book synopsis (also called a chapter summary).  A blog post written by YA author (Lunar Chronicles) Marissa Meyer.  Click here.

And, for those of you who are lucky enough to get a YES! from an agent you solicit, here's a great tip list of questions from agent Chuck Sambuchino to ask before you sign that contract.  Click here.

Happy New Year, and enjoy!