2013 Guide to Literary Agents (Paperback)
Writers Digest, 9781599635972, 364pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2012
No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for kids or adults--you need a literary agent to secure a book deal. The "2013 Guide to Literary Agents" is your essential resource for finding that literary agent--without fear of being scammed--and getting your book published. This new, updated edition of "GLA" includes:
- Completely updated contact and submission information for more than 1,000 literary agents seeking new clients.
- Craft and business advice from more than 35 literary agents--on topics such as query letters, children's books, synopses and proposals, memoir writing, first chapters, conferences, platform and more
- 12 "Breaking In" success stories from debut writers who explain how they got their books published.
"The "Guide to Literary Agents" was an indispensable tool for me when I was querying agents. I highly recommend it for any aspiring author--in addition to a comprehensive listing of literary agents, it contains valuable information about the query and submission process." --Darien Gee, author of "Friendship Bread: A Novel"
"I just signed with literary agent Chip MacGregor, and I came upon him through the "Guide to Literary Agents." If not for "GLA," I'd probably still be looking." --Les Edgerton, author of "Hooked" as well as several novels
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