Agent: Ammi-Joan Paquette, Erin Murphy Literary.
- Pandemic Missed Connections: July 29, 2021
Knopf Books for Young ReadersOver the course of my years as an editor I’ve honed my pitch to agents, but my one weird, specific ask has always been the same: send me a time-travel novel that is so smart and fun I don’t get distracted by whether time travel is really possible.
- Authors Guild Diversity Webinar Asks: Can Book Publishing Change?
Lennertz said the slow increase in the number of senior executives of color, BIPOC creators, mentors, editors and agents, and conferences focused on the issue, “make me hopeful, even though there’s more work to do.”Moderated by librarian and activist Judy Allen Dodson, the second half of
- Being There: Close-up on 'Allies: Real Talk About Showing Up, Screwing Up, And Trying Again'
Agent and author Marietta B.
- Religion News Briefs: July 28, 2021
Smith will lead marketing and brand strategies and be involved in acquisitions and author development for the imprint, with the goal, Paulson said, to “expand our reach into new markets and up-level our work with authors and agents.”
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Agent: Kirsty McLachlan, Morgan Green Creatives.
- The Singles Table
Agent: Laura Bradford, Bradford Literary.
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Agent: Wendi Gu, Sanford J.
- Secondhand Dogs
Agent: Steph Fretwell-Hill, Red Fox Literary.
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Agent: Patricia Nelson, Marsal Lyon Literary.
- The Wisdom of Crowds
Agent: Robert Kirby, United Agents.
- Murder at the Royal Botanic Gardens
Agent: Gail Fortune, Fortune Talbot Agency.
- Race Against Time: The Politics of a Darkening America
Agent: Jane Dystel, Dystel, Goderich & Bourret.
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Agent: Michelle Tessler, Tessler Literary.
- Reading Beyond Neurodivergent Stereotypes
Other neurodivergent writers may not be lucky enough to have agents who are neurodivergent, as my agent is—agents who will go to bat without hesitation when their clients get ableist rejections, even though doing so might impact their own careers.