[September 2015 saw the release of three of Chuck’s new books, the 2016 Guide to Literary Agents, the 2016 Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market, and his anti-clown humor book When Clowns Attack: A Survival Guide. Chuck will pick a commenter of this post at random as winners after 2 weeks, and those winners can receive theirContinue reading “Crafting a Novel’s Pitch: 7 Tips + GIVEAWAY – Guest Post by Chuck Sambuchino”
Ready to pitch your manuscript? On Twitter of all places? For all you brave folks with finished manuscripts here are the details: Try #pitmad on Sept 9 from 8am to 8pm EST. See more info on Brenda Drake’s blog. And read my Ultimate Guide to Twitter Pitch Contests.
I’m back from two wonderful writers conferences: Missouri Writers’ Guild (in St. Louis) and Oklahoma Writer’s Federation, Inc (in Oklahoma City). After whirlwind back-to-back weekends of pitch sessions I share some of my top tips for pitching agents in person: You are the best advocate for your own work. So pitch me looking me inContinue reading “How to Pitch an Agent in Person”