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What is a Literary Agent? getting published literary agents Aug 20, 2023

What is a literary agent and what do they do? Do I need an agent to publish my novel?

Weve been tackling your questions on the publishing process this month, and are now turning from how to...

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Are You Ready? When To Query Agents editing your novel literary agents Jun 25, 2023

Are you ready to send your novel to literary agents and publishers? Are you sure?

Trust us when we say it’s a big mistake to send your novel out into the world before it’s really ready....

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The Blair Partnership: Agents’ Submission Wishlist literary agents May 21, 2023

Finding an agent is a huge step on every writers journey and deciding who to send your manuscript to is one of the biggest hurdles to overcome. At The Novelry, were here to help. On...

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Trident Media Group Submissions: Ten Tips for a Perfect Package getting published literary agents Feb 05, 2023

If you’ve ever thought about getting yourself a literary agent, you’ve almost certainly looked into how you should put together your submissions package and write a cover letter for...

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How to Write a Cover Letter for a Book Submission getting published literary agents Nov 18, 2022

If you’re wondering how to write a book submission cover letter, first of all: congratulations! You’ve written a whole novel, and edited the completed manuscript so it’s ready to...

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Literary Agent Rebecca Scherer Shares Her Publishing Wishlist literary agents Oct 23, 2022

As writers, it’s natural to be curious about what literary agents and publishing houses are looking for. After all, securing a literary agent is something many of us who try our hand at ...

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Madeleine Milburn on 2022 Publishing Trends literary agents Apr 03, 2022

Keeping abreast of publishing trends is a great idea for writers, whether they dream of becoming self published authors or are more interested in having their story turned into print books via ...

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How to Open a Novel with Literary Agent Marilia Savvides literary agents Feb 06, 2022

Are you wondering how to open a novel? You’re not alone. It can be one of the biggest sticking points writers face – not least because it’s often what will grab (or not!) the...

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Literary Agent Silvia Molteni on Children’s Book Trends literary agents writing for children Jan 31, 2021

If you’re thinking of writing a children’s book, or are interested in children’s literature, you might be curious to hear about what young readers – and the literary agents...

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Meet The Agent - Marina de Pass literary agents Oct 11, 2020

The Soho Agency is one of our roster of partner literary agencies to whom we pitch our authors’ finished novels. We’re very pleased and proud to work with this great team who represent...

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