Tough love advice to authors trying to be published: Proofread your query letter. If a publisher gets a query letter with spelling and grammar errors, it is an immediate red flag. The query is the first introduction they have to your story, so it needs to be polished, organized, and spell-checked.Only send a completed manuscript. Presses are continuously receiving query letters for manuscripts....
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This group is dedicated to connecting readers with Goodreads authors. It is divided by genres, and includes folders for writing resources, book websit...moreThis group is dedicated to connecting readers with Goodreads authors. It is divided by genres, and includes folders for writing resources, book websites, videos/trailers, and blogs.
Feel free to invite some friends to join our Round Table community!http://www.goodreads.com/group/invite_members/26989-goodreads-authors-readers
-Vincent Lowry (Moderator, Author, & Photographer). Vincent's Book: Surfing the Seconds
*Masthead photo: "Sax on the Summit"
Moro Rock - Sequoia, CA
(c) 2013 by Vincent Lowry.
Slide Show: http://youtu.be/QKOPP4kIGLc
Authors and readers are invited to check out these additional links:
1) The Author Resource Round Table on Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/topic/group_folder/116489?group_id=26989
2) The E-Author Resources blog: http://eauthorresource.wordpress.com/
3) The Book Video blog:
Other Books by Vincent Lowry:
Constellation Chronicles: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5976063-constellation-chronicles