Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

If your book is fantasy and your query letter is confusing, I'm definitely not requesting. Make sure you clearly define your world #querytip

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

When an agent says what to include in a query, don't give it to us as a list! #querytip

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

If you've previously been traditionally published, let us know in your subject line! #querytip

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

Spent today reading my boss' slush. Around 100 queries! Here's an article on the Do's and Don'ts! publishingcrawl.com/2015/08/14/queā€¦ #querytip

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

#Querytip Even if the agent has broad tastes, look at past books they've worked on to see if yours fits with that list.

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

#querytip Make sure you let us know what your story is about! You'd be surprised how many people leave a summary out of their letter.

Samantha Wekstein
@SWekstein
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TL_Agency . She/Her, TerpšŸ¢, ENFJ, dog lover. Illustrators: wekstein-illustrators.weebly.com. Pitch to QueryManager.com/SamanthaWeksteā€¦
138 MSWL
124 Queries
87 Tips

#querytip Don't ask me to refer you to another agent if I reject you.Do your own research!If I think it's for another agent, I'll pass along