iWriterly Video: Don’t Query Self-Published Books

Have you self-published a novel you had originally intended to send to literary agents (to see how it did)? Or, did you self-publish a novel, decide that publishing path wasn’t for you, and now want to send that book to literary agents? Let’s talk about why sending previously self-published books to literary agents (or publishers) may not be the best idea.

Many writers ask:

“Can I query a book I’ve already self-published?”

The short answer is: No. Or, I don’t recommend it.

The long answer is one I’m going to attempt to get into today.

 

 

THIS VIDEO IS BASED ON MEG’S WRITERS HELPING WRITERS BLOG, WHY WRITERS SHOULDN’T QUERY SELF-PUBLISHED BOOKS.