PRESENTER: Marilyn Allen
Saturday, May 6, 2:00-3:00

In this master class with literary agent Marilyn Allen, founder of the literary agency Allen O'Shea Literary Agency, you will learn how to write and/or revise a successful query letter. In this hands-on workshop, Marilyn, author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Book Proposals and Query Letters (Penguin) will teach you what makes a successful query letter for your fiction or non-fiction book. You only get one chance to impress an agent, and Marilyn will discuss what must be included, mistakes to avoid, and the qualities top authors have in common.