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Five Keys To A Successful Query Letter

Do you know what a query letter is? If so, you are of a rare breed-a writer. Most people don’t. I discovered this when I created „Instant Query Letters” software. „What’s a queer letter?” they ask. The sad thing-they aren’t joking.…

A Writer’s Glossary (Part One)

Find definitions from A to G! ~~~~~~~~~~~ A ~~~~~~~~~~~ About the Author –usually a few paragraphs to one page that describes the author. Written in 3rd person. Used for books, book proposals and sometimes articles. Advance –The amount of money paid to a writer by a publisher before a book is published.…

Suggestions for Writing Successful Query Letters

Most published writers will admit that there is no secret formula for writing a winning query letter, however, many professionals can share some basic suggestions to help new writers formulate a query that will sell their story idea. I can think of four simple guidelines to follow for building good query letters.…
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