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by Netti
September 14th, 2010, 2:05 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Genre: Dystopia?
Replies: 4
Views: 819

Re: Genre: Dystopia?

So when I start querying what agents do I query to? Because there's nothing particularly sci-fi about my novel. It's only fifty years into the future and there's some mention of hovering cars and solar power but that's it.
by Netti
September 14th, 2010, 12:49 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Genre: Dystopia?
Replies: 4
Views: 819

Genre: Dystopia?

Does anyone know what genre dystopia falls under? I was thinking it's just literary fiction but am not sure. And my novel is in no way YA so it can't even fall under that category.

Thanks.
by Netti
September 14th, 2010, 12:47 pm
Forum: Nominate Your Query or First Page for a Critique on the Blog
Topic: Nominate Your First Page for a Critique on the Blog
Replies: 720
Views: 308839

Re: Nominate Your First Page for a Critique on the Blog

Title: Religious Intolerance Genre: Dystopia The air had turned gray. When had that happened? Markyi wasn’t sure. The color was still faint against drab city buildings so early in the morning. Perhaps it had camouflaged itself in the fog. When she breathed it in, it made her cough and her lungs felt...
by Netti
September 14th, 2010, 12:42 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Rejection Stats
Replies: 227
Views: 106313

Re: Rejection Stats

Genre: YA/Fantasy
Total Queries Sent to Date: 17
Queries awaiting response: 11
Rejections: 6
Form Rejections: 4
Personalized Rejections: 2
Request for Pages: 0
Request for Full: 0

But it hasn't even been a month since I sent the first letters so I still have hope.
by Netti
September 14th, 2010, 12:38 pm
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 629
Views: 238485

Re: The Introduction Thread

Hi, I used to think writing fantasy was my niche and I do have a YA/Fantasy out being queried right now. But lately I'm gravitating towards dystopia. So far I'm unpublished but hopefully soon. Also a college student. English major with a minor in Religious Studies. Yeah, I guess that's all for now. ...