Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q10 Romance. Good dialogue and realistic setting but characters feel flat. Needs more plot. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q9 YA Fantasy. I don't rep fantasy. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

#tenqueries intermission and quiz: how does this email fail as an engaging approach to a literary agent?

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q8 Rom com. Promising writing style but premise not interesting and themes/plot possibly not right for this genre. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q7 Children's picture books. Charming looking idea but I don't rep picture books. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q7 Memoir. Lively and engaging writing but not an area of interest for me in terms of subject matter. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q6. Rom com. Great title and premise. So great in fact that I can't not now have a look at the whole manuscript. Requesting the full. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q5 YA. Interesting international setting but I am lost as to what is going on. Needs to intro characters and setting. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q4 Thriller. Atmospheric writing, compelling plot outline. Queries like this remind me why I became an agent. Requesting the full! #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q3 Contemporary fiction. I just can't pin down what this story is about. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q2 YA. Writing is good but I am not convinced by the plot. Too far fetched / complicated. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

Q1 Fantasy short stories. I don't rep fantasy and I don't rep short stories. Not for me. #tenqueries

Kate Nash @katenashagent · 1d

About to start on my very first #tenqueries I'm a UK literary agent and I ask for a sample chapter & synopsis, so bear with me as I'll be reading chapters for this #literaryagent

Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q10 Myst: Good premise, not good execution. Pass.
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Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q9 Sci Fi: Similar premise to a TON of already published sci fi novels. Very long at 145k. Pass.
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Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q8 Religious: Not my thing. Pass.
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Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q7 YA: 47K is too short, and there are other problems. Pass.
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Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q6 Paranorm: Interesting premise but bogged down with way too much detail. Pass. #tenqueries

Eric Ruben @TheEricRuben · 3d

Q5 Susp: good idea, so much info dump. Needs a lot of work. Pass.
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