So You Got an Offer of Rep…

There are often questions in our Sub It Club Submission Support Group about what to do when offered representation. Of course, there are steps you should take to make the best decision for you and your work. I just happened to come across this thorough post on the subject written by junior agent Shannon Powers of McIntosh & Otis who obviously knows how this stuff works! My favorite quote from her post, “Play it cool, play it cool😉 “. I don’t reblog often, but wanted to share this post with our blog readers who just might need the info some day. Fingers crossed!

Spine & Page

So you’ve been querying your manuscript for what feels like forever, tirelessly researching agents, proofreading email drafts until your eyes bleed. And then you waited, and waited, and waited. Then maybe you revised, then you waited some more. And then finally! Someone said they want to represent you and your work! This is what you’ve been waiting for! Yay!

Now what?

I’ve been tweeting a few tips on offers of representation recently because I see a lot info out there about how to query, but not how to handle things once you get the thing you’ve been working toward. There are definitely a few do’s and don’t’s for this part of the process, and ways to make the lives of the agents who have your project easier (which could lead to even MORE offers). Spring is a big season for agents to make offers, so you might find yourself there soon…

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Interview with Agent Jennifer Johnson-Blalock of Liza Dawson Associates

As part of our 3 Year Celebrations we are thrilled to have agent Jennifer Johnson-Blalock of Liza Dawson Associates joining us! This Friday, February 26th, Jennifer is going to be taking pitches right here on the Sub It Club blog! Today Jennifer is stopping by to tell us more about herself and what she’s looking for.... Continue Reading →

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