Query Hack: Critique #5 – YA Contemporary Fiction

Dear Query Hack, I'd like to introduce you to DREAMWALKERS, a YA contemporary set in the desert and the world of dreams. Vivian Hawk has always had the power to control her dreams—just like her Apache father before her. It’s the summer before senior year and Vivi’s just glad she’s going to graduate before her … Continue reading Query Hack: Critique #5 – YA Contemporary Fiction

Query Hack: Critique #4 – Adult Literary Fiction

Dear Query Hack, I think The Flametenders will pique your interest because of your desire to represent literary fiction that is accessible. It is historically accurate without being intimidating and contains many magical elements that are aligned with what was practiced by Pagans in Ancient Rome during this time period. Manuscript titles should be written … Continue reading Query Hack: Critique #4 – Adult Literary Fiction

iWriterly Video: Query Hack: Critique #3 – YA Fantasy

Have you written a novel and are seeking literary representation? Are you submitting queries to literary agents but with no success? iWriterly has launched Query Hack, a query critique opportunity for novel writers. What is Query Hack? Query Hack is a query critique platform launched by the iWriterly team where writers have the opportunity to … Continue reading iWriterly Video: Query Hack: Critique #3 – YA Fantasy

Query Hack: Critique #2 – YA Science Fiction

Dear Query Hack, Karen, Tim, and Mallory are bored teenagers who have learned to hack their government assigned medical nano-bots as a form of recreational drug. These stims give the teens physical enhancements akin to super-powers, but these new abilities come with a price. They are quickly addictive with severe withdrawal symptoms. At night, they … Continue reading Query Hack: Critique #2 – YA Science Fiction

iWriterly Video: How to Get a Literary Agent

Looking to get your book traditionally published but not sure how to get a literary agent? Watch the latest iWriterly video to learn how to secure literary representation—including how much editing your manuscript actually needs, how to write a query letter, what the key differences are between a query letter and synopsis, how to most … Continue reading iWriterly Video: How to Get a Literary Agent