Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Sue Park at Barbara J. Zitwer Agency actively looking for young adult novels

A Room Called Earth by Madeleine Ryan
represented by BJZ Agency
Barbara J. Zitwer Agency

525 West End Avenue
Suite 11H
NY, NY 10024

Note: Don't ever miss a post on Quick Brown Fox. Fill in your email in the Follow Brian by Email box to the right under my bio, and get each post delivered to your Inbox. If you’re not yet on my newsletter list, send me an email, including your locale to: ~Brian

The Barbara J. Zitwer {BJZ} Agency is a global literary agency, based in New York City for over 22 years. Barbara’s strength and expertise is in her ability to discover new writers and launch their international careers. She also works with established authors in their home countries, like Korea, who want to break out into the world.

Sue Park has recently joined the BJZ Agency and is actively looking for young adult novels. 

Sue writes under her full name, Suphil Lee Park, and is the author of Present Tense Complex, winner of the Marystina Santiestevan Prize, forthcoming in 2021. Her poems and short stories have appeared or will be forthcoming in Colorado Review, Global Poetry Anthology, Image, Ploughshares, Quarterly West, the Iowa Review, and the Massachusetts Review, among others. 

For Young Adult novels, query Sue at:

For projects for adults, query Barbara at:

In the subject line of your email, put: "Query: Last Name, First Name: Genre: Title of Youor Work." Include a short synopsis (less than 500 words) and attach the opening of your work {as a Word file or a PDF}, not more than the first ten pages.

Children's author Jenifer Mook-Sang
will be one of the guest speakers for
Writing Kid Lit and Young Adult Fiction

If you’re interested in meeting an agent and in getting published, don’t miss our online How to get Published workshop Saturday, May 8, with literary agent Meg Wheeler of Westwood Creative Artists (see here).

If you’re especially interested in writing for children, don’t miss our Writing Kid Lit and Young Adult Fiction weekly course, offered online Wednesday evenings, April 21 – June 16 (see here).

And our Writing for Children and for Young Adults workshop with Orca Books editor Liz Kemp, offered online Saturday, April 24. Details here

See what else Brian has coming soon here.

See Brian’s complete current schedule here,  including online and in-person writing workshops, weekly writing classes, and weekend retreats in Algonquin Park, Alliston, Bolton, Barrie, Brampton, Burlington, Caledon, Collingwood, Georgetown, Georgina, Guelph, Hamilton, Jackson’s Point, Kingston, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Midland, Mississauga, Oakville, Ottawa, Peterborough, St. Catharines, Southampton, Sudbury, Toronto, Windsor, Woodstock, Halton, Muskoka, Peel, Simcoe, York Region, the GTA, Ontario and beyond.

 Navigation tips: Always check out the Labels underneath a post; they’ll lead you to various distinct collections of postings. If you're searching for more interviews with literary agents or a literary agent who represents a particular type of book, check out this post.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.