Category: Successful Queries

A selection of queries that garnered representation for authors. Includes thoughts from authors and the agents who offered representation. Also includes links to authors and agents websites


Queries That Hooked An Agent #3 – Jeffrey Nicholas – SAM VALE: PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR

jeffnicholasOur third query comes from Jeffrey Nichols author of SAM VALE: PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR.

Jeffrey writes books for children and their parents…and believes there’s less distinction between the two than most people think. He enjoys reading books of all genres, from children’s fantasies to hard-boiled mysteries. Some of his favorite non-literary things are good coffee, bad-for-you desserts, old Nintendo games, and new TV shows. He lives in NJ with his wife & best friend. They met at Rowan University, where they each earned a couple of degrees. He’s represented by Sarah Negovetich of the Corvisiero Literary Agency.


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Queries That Hooked An Agent #2 – Peggy Eddleman – SKY JUMPERS

Peggy Eddleman for blogThe second query in our series comes from the amazing Peggy Eddleman, author of SKY JUMPERS (published by Random House).  Peggy is represented by Sara Crowe from the Harvey Klinger Literary Agency.  Peggy Eddleman lives at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in Utah with her husband and their three kids. She enjoys painting, playing games with her family (especially laser tag), and of course, reading.

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Queries That Hooked An Agent #1 – Michelle Hauck – PYGMY HAZARDS

For our first query of the series I would like to welcome Michelle Hauck, whose query for PYGMY HAZARDS was the first step in obtaining representation from Sarah Negovetich of the Corvisiero Literary Agency.  Congratulations Michelle 🙂

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