by Dale S.
Zilla Novikov’s wickedly funny epistolary novella Query (2023, Night Beats / tRaum Books) is told entirely in the form of query letter after query letter entreating literary agent after literary agent to consider a manuscript. And that’s it — that’s the book. How could this possibly be entertaining to read, you ask? Well, the author of these letters is slowly losing her shit.
Read the whole review by Dale Stromberg (author of Melancholic Parables) here.