Agent Feedback for YA Novel

So often with queries you just get a form letter rejection, or–if you’re lucky–a request for more pages.  I recently had the opportunity to have a literary agent review my first chapter of The Dreamspeaker’s Diary, and give me notes and feedback.  While she didn’t sign me as an author ( ; ), she did say she thought my premise had real potential and marketability. Yay! So, I am dusting off the doubts and heading back to the query world…

There is something to be learned in both our successes and our failures; and if you learn from both, then you haven’t really failed at all.