It’s just beyond ridiculous to figure out how to write a query letter. Every agent wants something different and it seems that no two agents’ submissions guidelines read the same. I think even more than the endless revisions I have to look forward to, writing a query letter makes me cringe and sweat bullets.
But thanks to Janet Reid, uber-agent, I now have a handy way of remembering what not to include in that oh-so daunting letter. Check it out here: