After completing Between Land and Sea, I attended a number of workshops where the facilitators stressed the importance of a hook or logline.
What is a hook/logline?
Very simply, it is a concise sentence that answers the question: What is your novel about? An effective logline provides enough interest to prolong the conversation with a prospective agent or publisher, encourages readers to pick up the book, and creates tweetable buzz.
At first, I found it a daunting task. How could I possibly condense 69,000 words into 25 words or less?
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I loved this post. Wrote a new hook for my book and am working on one for my next book. Hooks are so hard, but you really make it look easy! Thanks!
Glad to hear the tip help. Thanks for dropping by, Anne 🙂