Brooks Sherman, The Bent Agency
Adult Fiction / Biography / Children's / Crime Fiction / Historical Fiction / History / Horror / Humor / MSWL Paragraphs / Mystery / Nonfiction / Picture Books / Pop Culture / Science / Science Fiction / Suspense / Thriller / Young Adult

Brooks Sherman, The Bent Agency

(Cross-posted with permission from I believe I’m primarily known as an agent who works on picture books and middle grade and young adult fiction. It might surprise some of you to know that I work in adult fiction and nonfiction as well, and I’m actively looking to expand my list in those categories. Now, … Continue reading

Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Historical Fiction / MSWL Paragraphs / Mystery / Science Fiction

Catherine Kovach, Skyhorse Publishing

I’m very much looking to expand my list in a sci-fi fantasy direction, so I’m basically looking for anything in that area. I will, however, give extra attention to any work that has at least one of the elements I have discussed below: Ideally I would like to see a book that mixes all of … Continue reading

Hannah Bowman, Liza Dawson Associates
Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Historical Fiction / MSWL Paragraphs / Nonfiction / Science / Science Fiction / Young Adult

Hannah Bowman, Liza Dawson Associates

I’m always looking for great projects in the genres I represent: primarily science fiction, fantasy, and young adult, with a few select projects in other genres of commercial fiction and nonfiction. I’m always looking for more diverse submissions (by writers of color, dealing with issues of sexuality or disability, etc.). Some specifics I’d love to … Continue reading

Adult Fiction / Crime Fiction / Fantasy / Historical Fiction / Literary Fiction / Magical Realism / Middle Grade / MSWL Paragraphs / Suspense / Thriller / Women's Fiction / Young Adult

Victoria Marini, Gelfman Schneider / ICM Partners

I acquire an eclectic list of Middle Grade, YA and Adult fiction as well as non-fiction, and I tend be convinced by strong characters, distinct voice, and great storytelling. I’m always looking for contemporary middle grade and YA that delves into emotional territory with authenticity. Fantasy middle grade with an incredible world and strong characters. … Continue reading