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by adaptation
March 15th, 2010, 10:32 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query
Replies: 6
Views: 1305

Re: Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query

Thanks everyone! I'll definitely mention it then & I hope this book goes over better with her this time.
by adaptation
March 14th, 2010, 10:55 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query
Replies: 6
Views: 1305

Re: Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query

It doesn't seem like she asked to see anything else, but it wasn't a form letter reject either. She'd jotted something down in pen on the original query, to the extent of 'It's interesting but I'm not drawn in enough' -- nothing too encouraging or discouraging.
by adaptation
March 14th, 2010, 10:14 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query
Replies: 6
Views: 1305

Mentioning Past Requested Material in a Query

I'm going to query an agent who requested material from me on a previous project a couple years ago...and then rejected it. Should I mention this or not? Something along the lines of 'We've corresponded before about my novel X.' I know it's good to personalize queries, and I have a hard time with th...