Announcing Kid Fuse from Short Fuse Publishing!

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of Kid Fuse, Short Fuse Publishing’s new imprint for children’s picture books, early readers, and chapter books up through lower MG. Kid Fuse joins the Teen Fuse imprint of upper MG and YA to provide quality...

We Need Diverse Books Charity Auction

Diversity in publishing has been a rallying cry for us since day one, and this year, we’re proud to donate 100% of the proceeds of our annual agencyversary charity auction to the We Need Diverse Books internship grant program. All month long, you can bid on a...

2018 Publishing Predictions by Laurie McLean

My crystal ball is telling me that not a lot in the publishing industry is going to change from 2017 to 2018. I think publishing was mesmerized by Washington politics in 2017 and were slow to make any forward progress of any sort. Not a lot of new ideas. No new...

Annual Query Closure

It’s that time again. Fuse Literary will be closed to unsolicited submissions from December 1st through January 15th. That means you have a week from Thanksgiving to send in your query. Otherwise, unless one of our agents has personally asked you to submit your work,...

Jennifer Chen Tran Has Left Fuse

Jennifer Chen Tran has left the agency. She is not leaving publishing and is in the process of figuring out her next steps as an agent. UPDATE: Jennifer Chen Tran is now with the Bradford Literary Agency....