How to hunt down a literary agent

How to find a literary agent for your book

You have written a book! Congratulations! What now?

What you’ll learn

  • How to look up literary agents online.
  • What books can assist with funding a literary agent.
  • How to make literary agents look up for you and your writing.
  • What is a query and how to write it.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 10min.
  • Why would you consider a need in a literary agent? –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Where to find literary agents online –> 1 lecture • 4min.
  • How to make literary agents look up for you –> 1 lecture • 4min.
  • What is a query letter and how to do it right? –> 1 lecture • 5min.
  • Books to help you find literary agents –> 1 lecture • 4min.
  • What to do after you found a literary agent and she/he likes your book? –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • Discord –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • Conclusion –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • Final File –> 1 lecture • 0min.

How to hunt down a literary agent

Requirements

  • Having basic computer knowledge and having a manuscript.

You have written a book! Congratulations! What now?

Now you probably need to sell it the best way. In order to do so, you need to publish it first.

Who will be your guide in the endless publishing world? Who will be the unicorn that makes all your wishes come true?

Most likely this guy or gal is a literary agent.

He or she will represent your manuscript and strike the best deal for your writing. How to find them?

Now, that is an art in itself. You need to sell to the unicorn (literary agent) your book and convince them it is too a wining horse. It might take a couple of months or years before you get published but this very course will guide you through all the valleys and hills of finding YOUR literary agent. The one and only who will believe in your book enough to represent it.

You will learn how to hunt down a literary agent with help of your computer or the library. Depends on what style you prefer. You will be shown a secret on how to make literary agents contact you. It’s all a numbers game. A number of edits, revisions, words, queries, and agents you approach. Once you are there, none can stop you. This course is to help you along the way.

 

 

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