Category Archives: query letter

INTERVIEW WITH A PUBLISHER

Following last week’s great reply to my first question, here is my publisher Mark Stepp of Old American Publishing as we finish the interview with several specific questions about the business. Hope you enjoy it. VB: What sets Old American … Continue reading

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ARE YOU READY TO QUERY

Let’s find out. Are you passionate about your book? Do you believe thoroughly in its message? Are you enthusiastic? Yes to all three takes us to the next step. If you have a no, then perhaps you need another rewrite. … Continue reading

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