Strength In Your Queries 4: A Girl In The Water

Next on Strength In Your Queries (ALL ABOUT QUERYING) is A GIRL IN THE WATER! Speckled between this month’s querying posts and interviews will be critiques where we point out the strengths in the query letters you amazing readers sent to us, as well as what could be made stronger. Dear (Agent Name), I amContinue reading “Strength In Your Queries 4: A Girl In The Water”

Strength In Your Queries 3: The Spades Quest

Next on Strength In Your Queries (ALL ABOUT QUERYING) is THE SPADES QUEST! Speckled between this month’s querying posts and interviews will be critiques where we point out the strengths in the query letters you amazing readers sent to us, as well as what could be made stronger. The goal is that at the endContinue reading “Strength In Your Queries 3: The Spades Quest”

Signed, Sealed, Delivered and… Waiting for replies!

Oh, the query trenches, they are painful and a different kind of hell. The most important tip I can give you: Patience is necessary while querying. I’ve queried 2 books, and I am currently on my 3rd book. For the first book, I got 50 rejections. 2nd book 36 rejections. For the 3rd book, IContinue reading “Signed, Sealed, Delivered and… Waiting for replies!”

Query Letter Tips & Tricks

I’m beyond excited that my blog post on Query Letter Tips & Tricks marks one month since Path To Publication launched! We are all so happy that our project to help out querying authors has gotten so much love over the past month. And that all of you are finding the content here helpful. ThankContinue reading “Query Letter Tips & Tricks”

Agent Interview: Nina Leon

In case you missed the announcement, February on Path2pub is our ALL ABOUT QUERYING month where query critiques, querying tips, and agent interviews will abound. As a site dedicated to guiding writers through the publication journey, we’ve put together awesome agent interviews for you! Today we’re introducing Nina Leon of the High Spot Literary! Path2pub:Continue reading “Agent Interview: Nina Leon”

Agent Interview: Sarah N. Fisk

A surefire way to determine an agent is the best fit for your manuscript/writing career is by learning all you can about them. Such information is great when choosing who to query, and when those offers of rep come in, for deciding who you’d love to work long term with. As a site dedicated toContinue reading “Agent Interview: Sarah N. Fisk”

Crafting Twitter Pitches

I have had a decent amount of success during Twitter Pitch Parties. What exactly is a Twitter Pitch Party? A Twitter Pitch Party is where authors looking for literary agent or publisher representation for their novels can pitch completed novels in the short form of a tweet. Participating agents and editors can then like yourContinue reading “Crafting Twitter Pitches”

Agent Interview: Sam Copeland

A surefire way to determine an agent is the best fit for your manuscript/writing career is by learning everything you can about them. Such information is great when choosing who to query and deciding who you’d love to work long term with. As a site dedicated to guiding writers through the publication journey, we’ve putContinue reading “Agent Interview: Sam Copeland”

Vetting Literary Agents

For many aspiring traditionally published authors, being published by a major publishing house is THE DREAM. And, in most cases, if you want to make it happen, signing with a literary agent is a necessity. Unfortunately, since the road to publishing is paved with many rejections, it’s easy to fall prey to predatory practices andContinue reading “Vetting Literary Agents”