Did the research, selected the agencies that accepted emailed submissions.
This week I was ready to start querying STAYING LOST: MG/TWEEN complete in 42,000 words.
I wrote four queries and hit SEND.
The first reply came along quite quickly: bad news with a sprinkling of good on the top
Dear Elaine Smith,
You write well and this is a good adventure but not really what we’re looking for at this agency so will wish you luck with someone else. Sorry
Annette Green Authors' Agency
I can cope with this kind of rejection. My fingers hurt. *hopefully twisted ;)