Molly Ker Hawn
Molly Ker Hawn @mollykh@rogueroamer The 'slush pile' is everything that comes in unsolicited. The vast majority of my clients came to me via the slush pile. Nothing wrong with being in it! That said... (more) #askTBA
Ryan Cook @WaywardSoup@jennybent #askTBA Your opinions on authors asking for more information on rejections? I know it's generally frowned upon, curious about TBA
Teresa Tran 💪🏼💥⚡️ @teresatran__#asktba if WIP is part of a potential series, do we include that in the pitch letter? Do we need to include an outline of the series?
Chandra Rivers @mina_middyCan a YA novel told using text messages, Emojis, & vlog excerpts to connect 3 diverse stories sell? #askTBA
R.L. Merrill @rlmerrillauthor#askTBA Do you research an author's social media and Amazon rankings before reading a submission?
Adib is mostly on hiatus @adibkhorramWhat's your take on the italics/no italics debate for other languages in manuscripts? #askTBA
Natasha Razi @swingingstorm#askTBA Is there a market for books that include social problems but aren't about them? (E.g. fluffy contemp, but MC's dad's been deported)
Paul Oliveria @paulopocket#askTBA I know when one queries, the mss has to be "final/polished". What exactly does this mean for you apart from proofread etc?
Journey Reyes aka Journey The Author @JReyWrites#askTBA Are #NA novels that center around young minorities fighting against a huge corporation/evil white man problematic or encouraged?
Brandy meinhardt @MeinhardtBrandyCan a title of book, which I know often changes, be the title of a T.V. Series episode title? #askTBA
June (quasi-hiatus) Tan | 陈秋琳 @junescribbles@byobrooks I was thinking in terms of foreign films or anime for eg. Wondering if the agent would google to check lol #askTBA
Jessica James @literarilyjessDo you think retellings of popular stories (Austen, etc) are a hard sell right now? I've heard conflicting opinions. #askTBA
Kaelan Rhywiol-Disillusioned Autistic @KaelanRhyPNR with vamps & shifters, supposed to be dead. Does this apply even w/a twisted evolution & rarely done mythology? Worth querying? #askTBA
June (quasi-hiatus) Tan | 陈秋琳 @junescribblesany tips for comps in the query? If the agent doesn't know the comp I'm referring to (eg a movie/comic) is it a dealbreaker? #asktba