More about manuscript acquisitions decision-making…

reading a manuscript

On her blog this week, Stephanie Fretwell-Hill explains just how much of a manuscript she reads before abandoning hope, and why:

How far into a manuscript submission do editors read before giving up?

Stephanie’s answer makes a great follow-up to last week’s blogpost on Treated & Released, which linked to Jennifer Holder’s master’s thesis, “The Art and Science of Choosing Literary Books that Sell: Acquisitions Decision-making at Penguin UK.”

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