Saffron A Kent @SaffronAKent#AskFuse If querying agents with a pub contract, will the agents take into account how big/old the pub is, in addition to the writing?
Grace Majka @CGMajka#AskFuse What does it mean when a Manuscript goes to auction?
.@CarolGraceWood1 Broadly, in an auction, multiple publishers offer on the manuscript until there is one prevailing offer. #AskFuse
Ariadne Lukas @AriadneLukasIf our ms intros a culture (which we've researched extensively but are not part of), do agents expect a sensitivity reader? #askfuse
Kathleen Dickerson @KDD_writesIYO how can a writer tell it's time to stop querying and shelve an ms? #AskFuse
E.M. Shue @emshue_ak@FuseLiterary submitted once to agent and turned down can you submit to another another in the same company. #literaryagents #AskFuse
Michelle Vattula @Mmvattula#AskFuse When reading the query, do you want to see the hook in the first paragraph or reason for being contacted etc...?
Roxanne Lambie @roxannelambieWhen you ask for an R&R, how quickly do you want it? Is there a limit on when you say, "It's been too long, so...no." #AskFuse
Taryn De Vere @TarynDeVere@FuseLiterary should you send a query letter only to an agent at Fuse? #amwriting #AskFuse
Michelle Vattula @Mmvattula#AskFuse If you like a ms, do you ask editors if they would be interested before reaching back out to the writer?
Steven M. Cross @stevecrosswords#AskFuse Since the sequel is a standalone would it help or hurt to mention the other one to an agent?
Steven M. Cross @stevecrosswords#AskFuse had a YA BOOK Published. Publishers out of business. Rights are mine. Trying to publish it and a sequel? What do I tell an agent"
Angela Parker @adallaeHow much time do you expect a writer to take on a R&R? Do you lose enthusiasm after too long? #AskFuse
Margarita Montimore @damiella#AskFuse What's the max word count you'd recommend for an Adult ms (general, literary or upmarket fiction)?
Lisa Katzenberger @FictionCity#AskFuse What grabs your attention in a picture book manuscript?
☕Kara Cargill 🎄❄ @Coffee_Is_love@FuseLiterary #AskFuse How soon is too soon to send to an agent again a different project if we have waited the right amount of time?
E.L.C. Nubrac ✍ @elcnubrac@FuseLiterary #AskFuse how do you query that your book presents diversity in fantasy with non-human characters?
Kaelan Rhywiol-Disillusioned Autistic @KaelanRhy#AskFuse Trends in fiction? What is likely to be desired in the next year or so? Is PNR coming back? UF? Contemp?