Reminder: New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Blair Wilson of Park Literary & Media) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list.
About Blair: A contract master, Blair works alongside her co-agents to negotiate publishing agreements outside of the United States with a focus on Eastern Europe, South Korea and the Baltic states. After a day of executing foreign taxes for authors or assisting with submissions, you might just find this North Carolina native teaching textile arts classes at the American Folk Art Museum and Textile Arts Center in New York City. This creative studied Victorian Literature but has truly fallen in love with the voices of new and emerging authors, making Park Literary & Media a perfect fit for her. She is actively building her own list of clients.
She is Seeking: Blair is seeking middle grade and young adult fiction, as well as adult nonfiction with a focus on DIY, lifestyle, pop culture, pets, and books dealing with issues of sexuality, identity, and culture.
How to Submit: Query firstname.lastname@example.org with “Blair Wilson – [your category or genre]” in the subject line. For fiction, paste your query and the first chapter (or approximately 10 pages) of your manuscript in the body of the email. For nonfiction, paste a query, proposal and one sample chapter (or approximately 10 pages) of your manuscript in the body of the email.
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