Successful queries and word counts

1) Who wants to see how to successfully hook an agent? I wanted to pass along an excellent resource that provides examples of queries that grabbed agents. There are lots of different genres.

Check out the "Guide to Literary Agents" blog and take a look.

2) Here is an interesting overview of word counts for different genres. What's the norm, and what ranges are there in each genre.

Check it out here

3 comments:

Chris said...

Awesome! My word count was in the green area for my genre! Thanks for posting. =)

KM Wilsher said...

Great resource, Brandon. Invaluable :)

Brandon said...

Chris,
Excellent! That's perfect :) Word counts can be tricky sometimes.

KM,
Yeah, they are really great resources. A friend passed them along to me. Glad you found them useful!