If you’ve been following me for a while now, then you probably know than am looking for an agent for my debut novel, Guardian of the Cursed Crown.
One of the important elements I need to accomplish this is an intriguing pitch.
If you’re wondering what a pitch is, then just turn around any book or dvd case and you’ll get a good example.
A pitch is like a more fleshed out version of a blurb, describing a book in a couple sentences in a way the catches the attention of agents and readers.
Sometimes the words pitch and blurb are used interchangeably, but I’m not so sure they’re the same thing.
The Elements of a Good Pitch
A good pitch points out the key elements of a story without revealing too much. It can’t be too wordy.
Of course, you can’t reveal […]