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Query Letter Mistakes That Writers Must Avoid at All Costs

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When it comes to being a writer, one of the most important things to prepare for is your query letter. A query letter is specially written to be sent to literary agents. These letters are meant to reach out to literary agents, and ultimately get you a publishing deal with an established publishing house. It goes without saying that they should not only be well-written but convincing as well. Writing a query letter could be challenging because there are many ways you could make a mistake when writing it. Just one mistake could get your query letter rejected. So before you even think of writing a query letter, you should be aware of any potential mistakes that you could make. Here are some query letter mistakes that you should look out for.

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Flynn Hannan

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