Query and cover letters—lots of writers dread them, but I say embrace those words! Your letter is your chance to talk about the manuscript you’ve worked so hard on. It’s time to think like a sales team and feature your work, and yourself, in the best light possible. Nope, no bragging is necessary, or even advisable.
Don’t stress out! Remember, query and cover letters are business letters. Your one-page letter is an introduction to your manuscript and you.
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