Category Archives: Sub It Success

A Year Of Successes!

Here at Sub It Club we are all about submitting work well! And boy do we have members who do just that. Let’s celebrate good news from Sub It Club members in 2014! AWARDS! Carrie Finson won the Society of … Continue reading

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How I Found the Right Agent for Me

You may have heard the news…I recently signed with an agent! I am beyond pleased to have partnered with agent Sean McCarthy. There couldn’t have been a better way for me to wrap up the first year of Sub It … Continue reading

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Sub It Club Success Story: Veronica Bartles’ TWELVE STEPS

“You’ll always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” Wayne Gretzky I decided when I was about five years old that I was going to be a famous author when I grew up. And throughout my public school years, … Continue reading

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Otto Grows Down – A Query Letter That Worked!

Today we have a query letter for the amazing picture book, Otto Grows Down, by one of the members of the club, author Michael Sussman. Otto Grows Down is a fun story with a great hook. It was published by … Continue reading

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Tell the Story-a Query That Worked

Anola Pickett writes historical fiction for middle grade. Her first novel, based on a true account, is Wasatch Summer. It is the story of a Mormon girl who must take care of the family’s sheep by herself in the mountains, … Continue reading

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past loves: a query that worked

As something a bit different today, I’m posting the query letter that sold a non-fiction article sent on spec to a magazine. This particular article was for adult writers, but I think the principles of writing such a query letter … Continue reading

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Bedtime Monster – A Query Letter that Worked

One of the features we’ve planned for the Sub It Club blog is… Sub It Success! It’s helpful to read query letters that worked, so we’ll be asking writers to share their query letters that led to them to success. … Continue reading

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