Agents and editors will be visiting the Loft April 20-21, 2018 to hear about your work. Register now for the Pitch Conference.

Query Letter Clinic for Writers of Children's and Young Adult Literature

Date: 2/17/18

Location: The Loft at Open Book

Day of the Week: Saturday

Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Ages: Adult

Class Level: Intermediate

Genre: Children's and Young Adult Literature

• Regular: $70.00
• Member: $63.00
• Low-Income: $49.00

You're ready to seek an agent or publisher for your middle-grade or YA manuscript. It's time to craft a query letter—a one-page pitch—for your project. In this four-hour workshop, you'll learn the anatomy of an effective query letter, and how to help yours stand out and get a positive response. Come ready to write a query for a specific project. If you've already written a query and want feedback, bring it to class for discussion. We'll cover other submission essentials, including where to find agents and editors to query, manuscript font and format, and submission tracking. Please obtain a copy of The Children's Writer's and Illustrator's Market 2017 and bring it to class. If you have time before we meet, look it over. (It's under $10 on Amazon.)