- Social History/Culture
- Native American Indian
- Women's Issues
With the exception of memoir, non-fiction does not need to be completed.
A detailed book proposal with a strong marketing plan and platform is absolutely necessary. I will not look at non-fiction
unless accompanied by a book proposal. Initial query must highlight the marketability and qualifications of the author
in order for me to consider requesting the proposal.
For agenting services,
there is never a charge for reading manuscripts.
I consider professionalism just as important as quality
This is a business - I expect a business letter.
No attachments in the query. They will not be opened.
No unsolicited manuscripts.
NO PHONE calls regarding queries.
Make sure the query is addressed to me, otherwise I consider it spam.
or not this is an exclusive or simultaneous submission, or if a partial or full manuscript is out to other agencies or publishers.
During conference times, a response
could take a number of weeks. Please review my conference schedule to determine my busy times. Thank you in advance for your patience.