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by Bonnie
September 8th, 2010, 4:31 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
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Re: Ask Nathan

Hi, Nathan. My question concerns feedback from first readers. Several readers in my target audience (women) have had positive reactions to my novel, but two men (including my husband) feel strongly that the novel needs a lot of work (hubby thinks my premise is unbelievable). Should I send it out to ...
by Bonnie
August 24th, 2010, 11:40 am
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 220042

Re: Ask Nathan

Hi, Nathan. I'm struggling with genre. The book has elements of mystery, but there are no dead bodies. I liken it to the "No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series in that the main character, an unusual private detective, solves little mysteries for clients. In a query, is it OK to call it a "mystery ...
by Bonnie
August 23rd, 2010, 1:54 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 220042

Re: Ask Nathan

Hi, Nathan. I'm struggling with genre. The book has elements of mystery, but there are no dead bodies. I liken it to the "No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series in that the main character, an unusual private detective, solves little mysteries for clients. In a query, is it OK to call it a "mystery i...