To give everyone an easy page to reference (or share) on writing novel queries, here are links to every installment of my series.
- 5 Elements of a Novel Query + Examples of Personalization
- The 3 Elements of a Novel Hook
- Examples of Revised Novel Hooks
- Red Flags in Novel Hooks and Queries
- One-Sentence Hooks of Books That Sold
- Key Elements of Your Bio
- Close Your Letter Professionally
- Query Letter Red Flags
- Full Query Examples
Looking for more great query letter advice? Check out the Writer’s Digest official guide to queries, which includes examples and instruction by genre.