25 Professional Query and Cover Letters
25 PROFESSIONAL QUERY AND COVER LETTERS
edited by Gordon Burgett
Nothing is more important to selling your magazine articles and nonfiction books than sharp, tight query letters, while cover letters are vital to selling to newspapers and to selling reprints or second rights. Most beginners, if they
know about the letters at all, have few examples of what professionals send editors. So in this report Gordon Burgett has written the five cover letters and asked his ASJA colleagues to let newcomers see their 20 best query letters.
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