Querying through the holidays

Lots of writers ask when the best time to query an agent is, so here’s a breakdown of my tips about querying through the winter holidays. Just because you have time off from your day job, doesn’t mean agents have time to read your query. We’re inundated! The volume of queries goes up from DecemberContinue reading “Querying through the holidays”

2012 Query Stats and My 2013 Wishlist

Another year, another query stats update! Queries received: Approximately 6,000 (Yes, we look at all of them…) Partial manuscript requests: 189 (I looked at a lot of partials because I was building my list. Anything that I thought had potential to be a fit with me I requested.) Full manuscript requests: 30 (These were the selectContinue reading “2012 Query Stats and My 2013 Wishlist”