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Genre, please? For writers beginning their querying career, one of the key questions you will be asked is this: what genre is your book in? However, as you may surmise, that’s a rather loaded question. Perhaps your tale takes place both on Earth and in another...read more
Name your characters like you’d name your child…wisely! Ever meet someone who, upon hearing their name, you wonder what in the heck could their parents have been thinking to lumber them with something that will be difficult to pronounce or guaranteed to be...read more
Good book sales are driven by reviews. I won’t preach to the choir about the importance of book reviews at Amazon—you know having lots of them will encourage readers to click that “buy” button. But how do we encourage readers to leave reviews? With my...read more
This is it! Are you ready? You have come to the right place to pitch your book to a great editor and/or agent! Pitch from 8am EST August 29, to 11:59 PM EST No registration required. You do not have to be a SavvyAuthors member to pitch. A social media account is...read more
Scrivener can be used by all writers whether they use Windows or Macs. Are you a plotter and outline? Or do you prefer to storyboard? Or maybe you rather pants it and just keep all your documents and research in one tidy project? Whichever is your style of writing,...read more
**UPDATED** The full roster for our Hot Summer’s Cool Pitchfest is complete! The participating agencies and publishers include Riptide Publishing, Entangled Publishing, Changeling Press, Harvey Klinger, Blue Ridge Literary Agency, The Knight Agency, Lyrical...read more