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Course Name: Writing a query letter that avoids pitfalls and gets results

Subtitle: A detailed review of the various parts of the querry, including the intro, the bio, the hook, and the call of action.

Instructor: Taught by Mr. Johnny Ray, International best selling novelist, speaker, charisma coach

Category: Business

Subcategory: Sales

Provided by: Udemy

Price: $59 (before discount)

Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)

Review info & popularity

As of March 9, 2016…

Students: 1198 students enrolled

Ratings: 1 reviews

Rank: ranked #602 in Udemy Business Courses

Brief course description

This course is all about making your hard work of producing a book pay off by getting the attention of an agent or editor. It involves using the right keywords that an agent is looking for, and avoiding those that will definitely turn them off. It is all about making a connection with the agent or editor so that a great working relationship is established.

Learning to write is a skill that takes years. Writing a novel or a non-fictional project can take years in producing it and editing it to where a publisher will want to take it on. With all of this energy, time and money invested in producing a creative piece of work completed, it now comes time to become a business person and market your work.

Writing a query letter is never easy. Let’s face it, it means taking a complete novel and boiling it down to one page. And on this page, you have to connect with the agent or editor, sell yourself, pitch the story-line, and ask them to give you a chance. Each paragraph has a specific purpose. This short course will lead you through the main pitfalls, and offer you what must be covered in a few words. After all of the work put into writing the book, the query letter has to be perfect, and you should do everything you can to make it so.

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Mr. Johnny Ray bio

With over 20 international best selling novels, Johnny Ray is well known as the master of the international romantic thriller. He is also a much sought after keynote speaker and coach on charisma and social branding.

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Final details for this Udemy course

Languages: English

Skill level: Beginner Level

Lectures: 12 lessons

Duration: 1 Hour of video

What you get: Create a query letter that often gets results, being a request for a partial or a full request for thier manuscript

Target audience: This course is for anyone wanting to entice an agent or editor into asking for more information, be it a partial or a full, regarding their work. If you write fiction, you should have a completed work. if you write non-fiction, then it is not necessary, but you do have other requiremnts like a platform or research you can present to the agent or editor.

Requirements: It is best if you have a completed mmanuscript, but not completely required since sometimes a publishing house will buy on speculations, especially if you have a large following, or writing a non-fiction book. The student will need access to a computer and have an e-mail account to commuicate with agents and editors.

Access: Lifetime access

Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee

Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android

Download options: check course to see if you can download lessons