BowenOWrimo Final Assignment

 

1.  Electronic -- all

Submit complete manuscript electronically to the BowenOWrimo account on Google.  Include full heading and novel title, and double-space the text.

 

 

Name

Period

Date

Novel

______ words

 

Novel Title

 

            This is the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the hemlocks stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic... This is the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the hemlocks stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic... This is the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the hemlocks stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic...

 

 

2.  Printed – best 1000 words

Prepare a "sample chapter" to send with your query letter (see below).  Use same format as above, except substitute your permanent contact information (name, mailing address, email) for the heading.  Use a header including the novel title, page number, your name and phone number.

 

(first page)

Fname Lname

1515 Stag Lane

Kalispell, MT  59901

406.755.0000

writer@hotmail.com

______ words

 

Novel Title

 

            This is the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the hemlocks stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic... This is the forest primeval—the murmuring

 

(subsequent pages)

Novel Title                                                                                                      Fname Lname

Page __ of ___                                                                                                406.755.0000

 

 

the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the hemlocks stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic... This is the forest primeval—the murmuring pines and the

 

3.  Query Letter

Prepare a formal "query letter" (a combination of introduction and sales pitch).  See links for instructions. 

 

The Novel Query Letter

In-depth Encouraging Helpful Website with Examples

Even More Detailed Website

Quick Overview Website

Want more? Google these words: novel query

 

Glossaries of Publishing Terms

To help with mysterious "lingo" found in publisher's submission instructions

Judith Kelman's Glossary

PoeWar's Glossary

Sabrina Jeffries' Glossary

Thomas Christensen's Glossary