Comps: “What book is your book like?” – Olive

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We recently started the querying process and have come across a minor dilemma: some agents ask point blank for comparable titles, aka “comps.” We’re still not really sure how to figure out what our comps are, but here’s what we’ve come up with…

Now, we weren’t completely unprepared for this question—we’d thought about it. After our beta readers had finished reading our story, we’d asked them what books they’d read that reminded them of ours. Continue reading “Comps: “What book is your book like?” – Olive”

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