Query Stats: May 2017

It is July, and I'm just now starting the query stats post for May. So I'm sure by now you've figured out that I'm wicked behind. I received 402 queries in May!

Total queries: 402
Number of responses sent so far: All
Total requests: 4! (1 YA Science fiction; 2 YA contemporary; 1 MG fantasy)


Genre Breakdowns

TOTAL YA: 149

2 adventure
32 contemporary
2 dystopian
60 fantasy
5 historical
1 horror
3 magical realism
1 mystery
6 paranormal
6 retelling
26 science fiction
5 thriller

TOTAL MG: 57

3 adventure
8 contemporary
27 fantasy
1 historical
2 magical realism
1 musical (yup)
2 mystery
2 paranormal
1 poetry
1 retelling
9 science fiction

TOTAL ADULT: 172

1 allegory
47 contemporary
1 dystopian
1 erotica
21 fantasy
1 graphic novel
19 historical
1 horror
4 magical realism
4 memoir
6 mystery
1 nonfiction
3 paranormal
3 retelling
12 romance
28 science fiction
6 suspense
12 thriller
1 genre I cannot identify


TOTAL QUERIES THAT DID NOT FOLLOW SUB GUIDELINES: 10

TOTAL QUERIES ADDRESSED TO AGENTS WHO ARE NOT ME: 3

TOTAL QUERIES OUTSIDE MY GENRES: 9

TOTAL QUERIES WITH WORDCOUNTS SUPER INAPPROPRIATE TO THEIR CATEGORY: 26!!! (people. no middle grade should ever be 150k).