The Secret Life of Queries: How to Write Pitches, Proposals, and Agent Queries That Will Get You Past the Gatekeepers


Oct. 29, 2019 | 7pm ET | ONLINE

Can’t make the live event? You’ll also receive the recording a day after the webinar, to watch at your convenience.

Taught by Courtney Maum


In this class, Courtney Maum will guide aspiring authors through the all-important labyrinth of pitches, proposals, and queries—a behind-the-curtain look at everything writers need to know to capture the attention of agents and editors. The value of knowing how to present your work to gatekeepers cannot be overstated, and this class works to demystify the process, while also giving writers some insights, tools, and yes—secrets—that will give their work that extra edge so necessary in today’s competitive world of publishing.

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