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by jeremybatesbooks
July 16th, 2011, 5:40 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Querying UK Agents?
Replies: 14
Views: 16226

Re: Querying UK Agents?

ive had communications with several UK agents who don't seem to care if you're american or canadian
but i've also had a couple who've replied with something along the lines of, "Thanks, but we don't rep American authors."
so i guess it's a case by case thing
by jeremybatesbooks
July 16th, 2011, 5:39 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Possible to re-submit query?
Replies: 6
Views: 1538

Re: Possible to re-submit query?

id say it depends on how much has changed with a novel... in the past ive pitched an agent... she said she liked it but ultimately passed... i worked on another book, then a year later i did a rewrite of the book she passed on.... very different in my opinion, especially the first 30 pages although ...
by jeremybatesbooks
July 16th, 2011, 5:35 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Where do you get your story ideas?
Replies: 27
Views: 8899

Re: Where do you get your story ideas?

i just try to think of something catchy with today's headline and turn it into a "What if...?" scenario
by jeremybatesbooks
July 16th, 2011, 5:28 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Sold my soul to Twitter
Replies: 36
Views: 9000

Re: Sold my soul to Twitter

i agree with the above posters.... just be yourself and dont spam about eating chocolate chip cookies!