Expert Guidance: Janet Reid - Writer's Digest

Expert Guidance: Janet Reid

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"I cannot emphasize strongly enough how important it is to be PLAINSPOKEN in a query letter. I'll be happy if you never use more than one adjective, adverb or metaphor in a paragraph. Tell me who the characters are, what happens to them, and why I should care."

- Agent Janet Reid of New Leaf Literary (formerly of FinePrint Literary Management), on her Query Shark blog.

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