A letter, usually of one page or less, that a writer or potential author sends to a book or magazine editor to propose an idea for a book or article. The letter often outlines the author's qualifications CLIPS .OUTLINE SLUSH
A brief letter to an editor that quickly describes a manuscript that an author would like to submit for consideration. If applicable, previous writing credits or experience should be included.
An introductory letter that a potential author sends to a book or magazine publisher describing an idea for a book or article and outlines the author's qualifications.