Looking to publish? Meet your dream editor, designer and marketer on Reedsy.

Find the perfect editor for your next book

1 million authors trust the professionals on Reedsy, come meet them.

BlogUnderstanding Publishing

Posted on Dec 11, 2022

Additional Reviews: Query Critique December 2024

In our query critique session of Reedsy Live in December 2024, we ran out of time before all our prepared queries could be featured. As bonus content, here are the remaining marked-up submissions.

Children's Chapter Book

Before:

After:

Picture Book

Romantic Fiction (Novella)

Contemporary Fiction

Fantasy

Fantasy (YA)

Historical Fiction

Literary Fiction

Before:

After:

Literary Fiction (YA?)

Before:

After:

Memoir (Music)

Before:

After:

Mystery

Before:

After:


For more query critiques, check out our previous session with agent Jon Darga.

Continue reading

Recommended posts from the Reedsy Blog

Reedsy | Query Letter Review | 2022-08

Get expert eyes on your query letter

Connect with agents and editors who can help polish your pitch.

Reedsy Marketplace UI

1 million authors trust the professionals on Reedsy, come meet them.

Enter your email or get started with a social account: