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To find a literary agent, list agents who represent authors of books published in the past year or two that you enjoyed or that fit your genre. Write a query letter to each agent. If they show interest, send a few chapte... More »

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To obtain a literary agent, begin by examining books similar to the work that needs publication and scan the acknowledgements to find their specific agents. Send the agents a proposal and sample of the work with a reques... More »

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To find a literary agent, an unpublished writer can consult references such as AgentQuery or a current edition of "Writer's Market," attend writer's conferences or research who represents her favorite writers. As of Nove... More »

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Novels, also termed "fiction," may be categorized as literary, mainstream or genre. Literary novels focus on characters' internal experiences and personal journeys. They are often critically acclaimed for both subject ma... More »

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