Kirk Kraft @KAKraftWhat's your take on the types of #MG stories that would interest boys (besides Percy Jackson)? I'm thinking humorous for sure. #AskFuse
Lisa Katzenberger @FictionCityWhat percentage of pitches at a conference (at a pitch session, not random) would you say you request manuscripts from? #AskFuse
Nicole Lynn Hoefs @nicolelynnhoefsHow common is it for someone's first book to be published and underperform? Do agents/publishers cut them loose if that happens? #AskFuse
Nicole Lynn Hoefs @nicolelynnhoefsCan you submit several queries/manuscripts at the same time if the author has more than one book written already? #AskFuse
Mia Farizza @MiaFarizzaBefore submitting MS to agents- is it advisable to pay for a freelance editor to do line edits? or just a general edit? #askfuse
Sarah Madsen @UnfetteredMuse.@FuseLiterary Have any of your agents found authors through Twitter pitch contests such as #PitMad or #SFFPit? #AskFuse
Lisa Katzenberger @FictionCity#AskFuse For a picture book submission, how much time do you spend on the query vs jumping right to the manuscript since its so short?
Kirk Kraft @KAKraftBesides great writing, what's another thing that might move a query from the slush pile to a request? #AskFuse
Kirk Kraft @KAKraftDo you ever sign writers who might be “rough around the edges” but shows great promise? #AskFuse
Nicole Lynn Hoefs @nicolelynnhoefsWhat's the worst thing an aspiring author can do when trying to get published? #AskFuse
Sarah Madsen @UnfetteredMuse.@FuseLiterary What makes a synopsis stand out? / What do you look for in a really good synopsis? #AskFuse
Kristi Adams @KAdamsBooks#AskFuse - Is there a pref re: POVs & verb tenses in manuscripts? i.e., YA is often written as 1stPOV, present tense. Thoughts?
Fiadhnait Moser @RMoserHardyHow long would you recommend waiting before querying an agent with a new ms after they passed on a previous ms query or full ms? #askfuse
Fuse Literary @FuseLiterary#AskFuse in about 30 min. Get your #amwriting questions ready!