Quressa Robinson, St Martin’s
Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Historical Fiction / History / Horror / Humor / Memoir / MSWL Paragraphs / Narrative / Nonfiction / Science / Women's Fiction

Quressa Robinson, St Martin’s

My interests in fiction include historical fiction—particularly untold stories (Apartheid, the genocide in Rwanda or any other non-European historical events (or something similar to the movie Belle which features a black aristocratic woman in 18th Century England), American history (the Harlem Renaissance, Japanese Internment, Chinese immigration to the West Coast/building of the railroad) with a … Continue reading

Alex Slater, Trident Media Group
Middle Grade / MSWL Paragraphs / Suspense / Thriller / Young Adult

Alex Slater, Trident Media Group

What do you wish you had in your inbox?: I’m looking for top notch young adult and middle grade fiction, especially books that readers connect with immediately, thanks to either strength of voice or originality of story. I’m happy to review contemporary, thriller, low fantasy, humor, and dark fiction. Something in a Coen Brother’s kind … Continue reading

Monica Odom, Bradford Literary Agency
Adult Fiction / Cookbooks / Historical Fiction / History / Journalism / Literary Fiction / Magical Realism / Memoir / MSWL Paragraphs / Pop Culture / Science Fiction

Monica Odom, Bradford Literary Agency

I’m currently building my client list with a focus on literary fiction, upmarket commercial fiction and historical fiction, as well as a focus on nonfiction in the areas of voice-driven memoir, pop culture, illustration, food and cooking, history, politics, and current affairs. I’m not looking for romance, military or religion right now. I’d love to … Continue reading

Julia Alexandra Weber, J. A. Weber Literaturagentur GmbH (Germany)
Adult Fiction / Crime Fiction / Middle Grade / MSWL Paragraphs / Mystery / New Adult / Suspense / Thriller / Women's Fiction / Young Adult

Julia Alexandra Weber, J. A. Weber Literaturagentur GmbH (Germany)

(Please note that Julia is open to international submissions, and has many American and Canadian clients.) I’m always looking for contemporary MG, YA, NA, WF, and Romance, and psychological thrillers. I’m more of a realistic kind of girl; it’s hard to make me fall in love with Sci-Fi and Fantasy, though I’m open to Fantasy that’s … Continue reading

Annie Bomke, Annie Bomke Literary Agency
Adult Fiction / Crime Fiction / Historical Fiction / LGBTQ / Literary Fiction / Magical Realism / MSWL Paragraphs / Mystery / Psychology / Science / Suspense / Thriller / Women's Fiction / Young Adult

Annie Bomke, Annie Bomke Literary Agency

My absolute favorite genre is psychological thrillers/mysteries.  I love character-rich literary fiction.  I also love historical fiction and fiction set in foreign lands.  If you combine all of those elements and send me a psychological, historical, literary mystery set in a foreign land, I’d be thrilled.  I like books with multicultural and LGBT characters.  I … 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

Peter Knapp, New Leaf Literary
Children's / Historical Fiction / Horror / Middle Grade / MSWL Paragraphs / Suspense / Young Adult

Peter Knapp, New Leaf Literary

I am always seeking middle grade and young adult stories with big questions at their centers, irresistible concepts, and unforgettable characters. I like high concept stories or stories that employ great narrative devices, such as the tapes in Thirteen Reasons Why, the keepsakes and epistolary format in Why We Broke Up and the diary formats … Continue reading

Annie Stone, Alloy Entertainment
Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Middle Grade / MSWL Paragraphs / Science Fiction / Young Adult

Annie Stone, Alloy Entertainment

Annie Stone is now the acquisitions editor for The Collaborative at Alloy Entertainment, an editorial-intensive program for authors in search of representation or for agents who would like to partner with Alloy on shaping a particular client manuscript before submitting. Acquired projects will be shaped by The Collaborative and the author together before determining the … Continue reading