Shannon Stacey

Update: synopsis is done

And I have totally forgotten how to write a proposal cover letter. I mean totally. The cover letters for my last seven books have been:

Hey (Angie or Bree),

Here’s (title of book). Hope it doesn’t suck.


So while cleaning my neglected upstairs (which is dumb because it’s not like we entertain company up there, dammit), I’ve been composing said cover letter in my head. After an hour or so, I have:

Dear (NY editor):



5 comments to “Update: synopsis is done”

  1. Michelle
      · July 3rd, 2007 at 3:54 pm · Link

    Here’s (title of book). Hope it doesn’t suck. :lmao: If you can sell a book based on that (and I’m guessing you have!) then you are a brilliant!

  2. Shannon
      · July 3rd, 2007 at 4:06 pm · Link

    I wish! :rofl:

    That particular note usually accompanies the book. This particular “Dear NY Editor” note will be accompanying a partial.

    I’m still stuck on “umm”, btw.


  3. Jaci Burton
      · July 3rd, 2007 at 5:19 pm · Link

    speaking of taking a rolled up newspaper and whapping someone with it….

    quit obsessing. you have several of these in your files. we all do. pull out an old one, fill in the blanks. don’t make me take all your DD away, woman

  4. Shannon
      · July 3rd, 2007 at 5:49 pm · Link

    They’re on the old desktop, which is in pieces in the train room. I don’t actually have one on the laptop.

    Still on umm….though it’s coming back to me.

  5. Michelle
      · July 4th, 2007 at 12:54 pm · Link

    Geez, query letters I can do. Synopsis… not so much. You can do it :whip:

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