Thursday, July 8, 2010
New agent, Anita Bartholomew, joins Salkind Literary Agency
Commercial Fiction: mystery/suspense, historical, courtroom/legal thrillers, detective, paranormal, YA and middle-grade. No picture books.
Narrative Non-Fiction: memoir, history, science (expert-authored), biography, inspirational/dramatic true story, current affairs, culture, politics/policy.
Prescriptive Non-Fiction: expert-authored health/medical, and other expert-authored works, written for a consumer audience.
Query Anita at firstname.lastname@example.org. No attachments. Query first, and please notify her if this is a simultaenous submission or if publishing house editors have already considered your work. For fiction, query, include the first 5 pages (pasted in the body of the email) and include a synopsis that explains what the story is about, who the main characters are, and who your intended audience is.
Salkind Agency home: http://www.studiob.com/salkindagency/
Note: Brian Henry has a couple "How to Get Published" workshops coming up: in Waterloo on July 24 (see here) and in Sarnia on August 22 (see here).
For information about all of Brian's writing workshops and creative writing courses, see here.