Secrets to Acquiring the Best Agent (June 12, 2012 / Archived)

Secrets to Acquiring the Best Agent (June 12, 2012 / Archived)
Price: $25.00

Presented by Janet Kobobel Grant
June 12, 8-9 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Acquiring an agent ranks high on most writers’ wish list. But agents can seem like a foreign species. How do they decide whom to represent? In this webinar, literary agent Janet Grant will explain:

● What agents really look for in a potential client.

● When you should start to look for an agent.

● What piques an agent’s interest—a certain project or the writer.

● What causes an agent to say no.

● What mistakes writers make when they approach an agent, and how you can avoid them.

● What are the most important aspects of your career to work on as you prepare to contact agents.

● How to decide which agent is best for you.

● What questions are appropriate to ask—and when’s the right time to ask them.

● If applying the ten secrets will really get you an agent.

Literary agent Janet Kobobel Grant represents several best-selling authors and winners of the Gold Medallion, Christy Award, and RITA. She founded Books & Such Literary Agency in 1996. Before that she was an imprint editor at Zondervan, managing book editor at Focus on the Family, collaborator on 17 books, and the author of two.

This webinar was recorded June 12, 2012. The archived video version will be available in your downloads section upon purchase.