Carlisa Cramer 🌻 @carlisajc · 8h

We all want it to be the next HP, but I'd rather get a sense of what your book is about and what makes it special #pubtip #amquerying

Naomi Davis @NaomisLitPix · 9h

#querytip Citing my #mswl in query is a wonderful way to get me excited about your story AND our shared tastes!

Agent Auggie @agentauggie · 16h

Part of being an agent is working closely with authors on all aspects of their career. Writing. Marketing. Learnin…

Carly Watters @carlywatters · 17h

Request pile: 32 partials, 19 fulls, 3 proposals, 2 picture books. Caught up to Feb 9 on query letters. #querystats

Kelly Van Sant @bookishchick · 19h

If you're still revising your manuscript you're not read to query. #querytip

Dana Newman @DanaNewman · 20h

Eight reasons that even a good book is rejected by publishers: via @scroll_in #pubtip

Agent Auggie @agentauggie · 23h

Remember. You should treat your inner writer as often as you give a treat to your pup. Several times a day. #pubtip #puptip

Kelly Van Sant @bookishchick · 2d

Instead, just tell me the story so that *I* want to read your book! #querytip

Kelly Van Sant @bookishchick · 2d

Your query letter has precious little real estate, so don't waste it explaining why people are going to want to read your book. #querytip

Kelly Van Sant @bookishchick · 2d

I get so many query letters in book report mode, telling me the themes and the takeaways and the influences. #querytip

Kelly Van Sant @bookishchick · 2d

Queries are about Telling & Selling. Tell me the story and sell me on it. That's it. #querytip

Carlisa Cramer 🌻 @carlisajc · 2d

I've said it before and I'll say it again. If you're #amquerying , PLEASE follow submission guidelines. They're there for a reason #pubtip

DeidreKnight @DeidreKnight · 2d

This is so on the money! About my earlier tweets re: relationships and my #pubtip .

DeidreKnight @DeidreKnight · 2d

3/3 It comes off as "I was only interested in what I could get from you." When relationships are foundation of publishing. #pubtip

DeidreKnight @DeidreKnight · 2d

So perplexing when authors immediately unfollow me if I pass on material. Many clients kept submitting until we hit right project #pubtip

Dr. Uwe Stender @UweStenderPhD · 2d

When your pitch is rejected, at a conference you have the opportunity to find out. Don't sulk over the NO, ask why. Keep learning. #querytip

Saritza Hernandez☕️ @epubagent · 3d

When you decide to a quick #querytip post but it turns into a full #snapchat story. Also, my…

The Midwife of Words @CKEmmelhainz · 3d

I'd say this is a good reminder when writing fiction of any genre... #pubtip