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Spend the weekend of June 25 and 26 learning techniques for honing your craft from six different published authors, and pitch your novel via query letter to a literary agent looking for material in these genres.
In this all-new Agent One-on-One Boot Camp, literary agents will give you the insight, information, and insider tips to navigate this ever-changing and competitive market.
In this all-new Boot Camp, literary agents will show you how to put together the best query letter, opening pages, and synopsis to hook.
Join us for the live event and have a chance to get written feedback on your query letter from a literary agent who works with middle grade or young adult authors (or both)!
Agents and editors won't give your work more than ten pages or so to make an impact. Make sure you've got the kind of opening they're looking for with the help from these literary agents!
Learn how to craft an effective query letter, write strong first pages, avoid common mistakes and more. PLUS: Interact one-on-one with an agent!
Learn how to write a dynamite query letter, tackle a one-page synopsis (for fiction) and a book proposal (for nonfiction). PLUS: Interact one-on-one with an agent!
Spend the weekend of Sept. 9-11 learning techniques for honing your craft from seven published authors, and pitch your novel via query letter to an agent specifically looking for material in these genres.
August 18-20 | NYC
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Save 82% in June on this premium collection of 8 resources where you will learn how to write captivating opening pages that hook agents from the start while setting the rest of your novel up for success.
Join WD in LA October 28-30 and build a better book from the ground up! With NYT bestsellers—including Jane Smiley—as your teachers and 7 tracks of instruction, your perfect writing getaway is nearly here!