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The Art of the Query: Get Noticed by Agents

Age Group
For adults


Story Center Event
Sorche Fairbank
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Most agencies receive at least a hundred query letters each week, yet respond positively to a very select few. Do you know the secrets to writing a winning query? Have you ever wondered if there are fonts agents intensely dislike? Is it better to send by email or US Postal service? Is any time of year better to send your query? What commonly gets a letter rejected before it’s read all the way through? Join literary agent Sorche Fairbank for lessons on the basics of a powerful query, examples both good and bad, review of a laundry list of query Dos and Don’ts.


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