{Coffee with Kara}: Knowing Your Place — Age Categories & Genre

{Coffee with Kara}: Knowing Your Place — Age Categories & Genre

In a query letter, authors are often instructed to include the book's details -- title, word count, age category, and genre. This is to help the editor know internally where the book belongs in terms of imprints; it helps marketing know how to promote the book, and it helps booksellers know where to shelve your book in stores / libraries.

Pants and Road Maps: Plotter vs. Pantser by Becca Hart

Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com Are you a plotter or a pantser? Or something in between? (A plantser? That sounds weird.) Pantsers want to know what's so great about being plotters, while plotters wonder how pantsers get anything done. And the in-between? They're just a different breed. Like most things in life, there are advantages [...]