Ten Queries

Well, my brain is pretty much completely consumed by BEA preparations at this time (plus some amaaaazing new client work), so I don’t have much mental space left for an amazing new blog post. I *am* getting a bit behind on queries, though, so how about we kill...

On Keeping Your Chin Up

In between cannonballs at the recent Partner Meeting and Pool Party 2014, we discussed, among other things, an author who has essentially put a promising WIP on indefinite hold due to the fear of it not being liked by everyone. Let’s consult Nick Hornby for a second:...

Turning a New Leaf

Spring is finally in the air, and it’s always a great time for change. That’s never been more true for me. I’ve been at our agency for a month, and still find myself measuring the differences between editing books at a publisher and being an agent. Of course there are...

Conferences are coming!

Hi, everyone. It’s that time of year! Spring/Summer! When all the publishing conferences are happening. I have already been to two writers’ conferences this month, and more to come with BEA (BookExpo America) at the end of the month. We really want you to...

A Sound Bite with Wicked Designs’ Lauren Smith

Happy Friday! Before you kick back for the weekend, be sure to check out my recent chat with author Lauren Smith. She’s pretty much the ultimate multi-tasker: a lawyer, an author, and a Muppet enthusiast! (We have this last part in common.) This week, we are all...