Laura Zats

@LZats

Founder & Agent @HeadwaterLit . Host @printrunpodcast . Intersectional feminist. Geek. Beer lover/tea snob. Pibble enthusiast. She/her. Tweets my own.

Twin Cities, MN

Headwater Literary Management

Laura Zats @LZats · 27 Jun 2019

Q500: Email was not in the shape of a query, and the MS is too long by half. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 27 Jun 2019

Q499: This query doesn’t follow conventions and doesn’t sound like a fun F at all. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 26 Jun 2019

Q497: Oh good, another person promising me sales like the bible. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 25 Jun 2019

Q493: Don’t requery with the same MS. We remember. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 24 Jun 2019

Q488: I would have requested this C R, but the pitch was too staccato and too vague. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 24 Jun 2019

Q487: Claiming that your F is different that all other F books and then querying a book that is, indeed, just like other F means I probably don’t want to work with you. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 21 Jun 2019

Q484: This YA is a bit too close to something I already rep. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 21 Jun 2019

Q483: No new twist for this post-apocalyptic novel. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 21 Jun 2019

Q482: I’m unclear what genre this book is, but it’s definitely not one I rep. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 21 Jun 2019

Q481: Nonfic, and not addressed to me. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 20 Jun 2019

Q477: I’m not the right place for big allegories. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 20 Jun 2019

Q476: This historical fantasy didn’t have enough fantasy in it for me. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 19 Jun 2019

Q473: YA SF with a thriller edge. Fine, but didn’t get me jazzed to read more. Pass. #500queries

Laura Zats @LZats · 19 Jun 2019

Q472: this C YA isn’t quite quirky enough to find a good home in my list. Pass. #500queries