After many years of writing queries, and probably many years to come, I was SO pleased to come across Agent Kristin Nelson's 'Blog Pitch Workshop' (go to her homepage and scroll down; it's a series of 12 links on the right side). It's a super thoughtful and helpful analysis of how to showcase a novel's hook, and there are lots of handy examples.
Really, this whole agent blogging phenemenon so very helpful. When I think back to the kinds of query blunders I was making before all this...sheeees!
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