Researching Agents – Erika Wassall

Hey guys! Check out today’s guest post on Kathy Temean’s Writing and Illustration blog.

So you’ve got the polished manuscript and you’re ready to submit. But to who? It’s worth it to research your agents beforehand! Here’s how.

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Researching Agents

A completed, polished and ready to be submitted manuscript is a beautiful thing. Now it just has to find a home! But not just ANY home. It has to be just right.

You want the world to see this manuscript! See it’s creativity, it’s uniqueness and the joy it will bring others!

You’ve written your query letter and you’re ready to track your submissions.

But who should you submit to?

If you’re like me, the first thing you think to yourself is…

ANYONE AND EVERYONE!!!!

Then I have sit back… rein in my crazy… and remind myself… absolutelynothingis for everyone.

Plus, agents want to know that I’m submitting to them for a reason specific to my manuscript and not feel like I’m just going down a list sending to everyone who popped up when I Googled “Picture Book Agent”.

And…

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Writer. Farmer. Liver of Life.
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