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Writing a query letter for your novel
I got this question from :iconNo-2B:, who suggested as a journal entry that I post an example of what a query letter looks like. Which I thought was a good idea! So without further ado, here we go.....
For those new to the publishing industry, a query letter is a one-page letter you write to a literary agent explaining what your novel is about. The goal is to get the literary agent interested enough to email you back requesting the first few chapters of your novel. Query letters are the first step to take in the whole process. If the agent likes your query's description of your book, they request sample chapters -> you send sample chapters -> if they like them, they request your whole manuscript -> you send them your whole manuscript -> if they like your entire manuscript, they'll call you and offer to represent you. (NOTE: Always remember that a good literary agent NEVER charges you a dime until AFTER they've sold your novel. Then they take a 15% commission of the sale. No legi
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Well, it's a little late but I finally made it to 1,000 page views XD I know it doesn't seem like much but I'm pretty damn excited. I shall draw a picture to commemorate this...soon...when grad school isn't killing me!!! :D

THANKS so much guys!!! It makes me feel loveddd...yayy people looking at my pagee :)

Whoa...2,000 pageviews! SWEET!


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I love photography, dogs, and much, much more. Please take a look at my work and tell me what you think!

Current Residence: Long Island
Favourite genre of music: anything except rap and techno
Favourite cartoon character: Inuyasha, Sesshoumaru, Koga, Daisuke, Dark, Chiyo-chan, Syaoran, Sakura, Luffy, Kenshin
Personal Quote: "Drag your hands across the sky, don't believe you needs wings to fly."


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SpotofInk Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
YolandaBlazquez Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
thank you so much for the watch! :thanks:
Sakiyama Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2011
you're welcome!
makemebreakme001 Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2011
ELAINA! It's Your creepy stalker from tumblr! XD

thank you sooo much by the way :D
Sakiyama Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2011
oh my goodness! hi! XD I haven't been on deviantart in so long because tumblr is taking over my life >> and you're welcome again :D
CookieCraft Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2011
Thanks for the faves!
Sakiyama Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2011
you're welcome!
Dogfriend Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for the LLAAMMAA :D ^.^
Sakiyama Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2011
you're welcome!
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