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by passingby3
February 14th, 2011, 11:40 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Query an agent in another country?
Replies: 7
Views: 2280

Re: Query an agent in another country?

But again, do you still include all your information as in phone number, address, etc. and will it become an issue with sending manuscripts overseas etc. how would the agent go about meeting/talking to you if your in another country? and if you get signed..would you have to go to that country to do ...
by passingby3
January 22nd, 2011, 4:34 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Agent before or after contract?? o_0
Replies: 4
Views: 1271

Re: Agent before or after contract?? o_0

Thanks for clearing all that up for me guys ;)

^^ yea I just checked and it is a rather dated book..most of my writing books are hehe. But even so, they still contain a wealth of information that will never go out of date ;)
by passingby3
January 18th, 2011, 8:29 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Agent before or after contract?? o_0
Replies: 4
Views: 1271

Agent before or after contract?? o_0

I just finished reading Orson Scott Card's 'How to write science fiction and fantasy' and I came across a section on agents. What I have learn't over the past few months in trying to understand the whole publishing prosess through my own research plus reading countless writing books, is that if you ...
by passingby3
January 13th, 2011, 9:55 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Query an agent in another country?
Replies: 7
Views: 2280

Re: Query an agent in another country?

Thank you I'll take a look ;) But does it become difficult? I mean, author and agent can't really meet up, phone calls may be expensive and sending a whole manuscript may take weeks to reach the agent etc.. and once published would that author have to go to the agent's country to do book signings et...
by passingby3
January 11th, 2011, 4:22 am
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Query an agent in another country?
Replies: 7
Views: 2280

Query an agent in another country?

Hi Nathan, I was wondering, how do you go about querying an agent/publisher in another country? I live in Australia and am also interesting in making contact to agents in America and the UK to wider my possibilities. Is it risky? will agents go for a writer in another country or do they avoid it see...