Rock Your Query: A Simple System for Writing Query Letters and Synopses [NOOK Book]

Overview

Having a hard time writing your query letter? Is the idea of condensing your novel into a few pages of synopsis making you tear your hair out? Are you wondering if your opening pages are punchy enough to land a literary agent and, hopefully, a book deal?

ROCK YOUR QUERY presents a simple system for:

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Rock Your Query: A Simple System for Writing Query Letters and Synopses

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Overview

Having a hard time writing your query letter? Is the idea of condensing your novel into a few pages of synopsis making you tear your hair out? Are you wondering if your opening pages are punchy enough to land a literary agent and, hopefully, a book deal?

ROCK YOUR QUERY presents a simple system for:

- Writing a query letter using a basic (but customized) format
- An easy approach to writing a synopsis that emphasizes the important plot points
- A quick checklist for making sure your opening hooks a literary agent or editor
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015820034
  • Publisher: Rock Your Writing
  • Publication date: 11/28/2012
  • Series: Rock Your Writing , #3
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 639,139
  • File size: 180 KB

Meet the Author

Cathy Yardley has sold over sixteen novels to publishers such as Avon, Harlequin, and St. Martin's. She continues to publish both fiction and non-fiction, as well as coaching other writers and teaching at Savvy University. Her proposal critiques and Submissions That Sell class often result in full requests and book contracts. ROCK YOUR QUERY encapsulates her simple approach to writing query letters, synopses, and partials that generate results.
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  • Posted January 18, 2013

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    Vital info for writers

    This short book provides important information for the writer who is ready to submit a query letter and synopsis to agents and publishers. No fat, just the meat. Definitely recommended.

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