My Debut Author Journey (so far!) – Part Three: My Literary Agent’s Top Querying Tips

Clare Coombes, Liverpool Literary Agency

You’ve done it. You’ve finished your manuscript, and now you’re ready to query literary agents. You know that to beat the odds (1 in 6,000 according to a Google search!), then you must stand out in the slush pile. But how do you do that when agencies receive hundreds of submissions a week?