Friday, December 9, 2016

Agent Questions

After you receive "the call," don't forget to ask questions of a prospective agent.

http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/questions-ask-agent/

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Goodreads for Writers

Use Goodreads to interact with your readers and get reviews.

http://groggorg.blogspot.com/2016/09/goodreads-how-it-works-for-readers-and.html

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Revise or Give Up

It's sometimes hard to decide if it's possible to save your manuscript in trouble.

http://kidlit.com/2016/10/17/revise-or-give-up/

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Character Hooks

Giving your character a special talent or skill will help elevate your manuscript.

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/10/finding-your-characters-hook-special.html#.WAuSjeArJlY

Monday, December 5, 2016

Revision Problems

There are many reasons your revision might not be working, and here are a few common ones.

http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/09/5-reasons-your-revision-isnt-working/

Sunday, December 4, 2016

In-Person Pitching

The first step to pitching your manuscript to an agent in person is to take a deep breath and relax.

https://carlywatters.com/2016/09/19/pitchagentspov/

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Young Adult Novels

When writing for young adults, it's important to get the voice and language right.

https://www.writingclasses.com/toolbox/articles/six-tips-for-writing-young-adult-novels

Friday, December 2, 2016

Personalize Your Query

It's easier making your query personal if you follow one of these examples.

https://carlywatters.com/2016/10/03/personalizequery/

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Nonfiction Voice

Your voice when writing nonfiction needs to convey your authority.

https://eerdlings.com/2015/12/10/from-the-editors-desk-four-tips-on-finding-your-nonfiction-voice/

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Email Marketing

Avoid being considered spam by following these suggestions for marketing via email.

http://annerallen.com/email-marketing-5-things-authors-should-never-do/