Exclusives

Exclusive Submissions: Treading Carefully

Q. I have been sending out multiple submissions for the past few months on my completed manuscript. I received and granted a one-month request for reading exclusivity to an agent. The next day, I receive a request from another house. What is the best way to proceed with the second request? I am not...

FAQ Regarding Agents…

Q: If you’re a first-time writer, what should you do when an agent requests a publishing history and author bio?A: If you have no publishing history or credits, then just say so. Remember that if you’re submitting a novel, the thing that matters most is the quality of the writing. Is it good? If...