09/08 How to Craft a Query Letter with Jennifer Silva Redmond

Date: Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012 Time: 1pm-4pm Number of sessions: 1--One Day Class! Members: $45 Nonmembers: $54 Location: The Ink Spot, 710 13th St, Ste 210, San Diego, CA 92101

Learn how to put your best foot forward by writing a dynamic query letter–and how to follow up with a winning book proposal. Jennifer Silva Redmond, long-time editor-in-chief at award-winning Sunbelt Publications is now a popular Publishing Consultant and freelance editor. As an acquisitions editor for over a decade, she has many years of experience reading query letters and proposals, and teaching writers how to write them.

This hands-on class will help you craft the best possible query for your work.

Bring a query letter (or a cover letter) for a work you have written, or hope to write.


Long-time editor-in-chief and acquisitions editor at award-winning Sunbelt Publications, Jennifer Silva Redmond is now a publishing consultant and editor, as well as a popular instructor and speaker.  Her essays, articles, and fiction have been published in anthologies, magazines, and books; she teaches at the Southern California Writers Conference, San Diego Writers, Ink, was prose editor for A Year in Ink vol 3, and co-founder of the critically acclaimed “Sea of Cortez Review.” Her latest role is independent film producer at WorkWithMeFilms; the original screenplay “El Camino” (her third script co-written with husband Russel Redmond) is in pre-production. She is always looking for “great new stuff” and has a wide circle of agents, editors, and publishers with whom to share marketable fiction and non-fiction. More information, a list of edited books, and client testimonials can be found at www.jennyredbug.com.

Class/Workshop Prices

Participants that register more than 1 month before a class/workshop, will save $10.00. Participants that register less than 1 week before a class/workshop will be charged an additional $10.00. Please note the class/workshop prices listed above do not reflect early registration discounts or late fees.