Feb
19

Agenting From North of the Border

An Interview with Canadian Agent Lydia Moëd

A few weeks back, I expanded my search criteria in querytracker.net to include agents outside of New York. "Location" was a filter that I'd applied when I first discovered this great agent-finding tool, and I'd just left it in place since then... but it finally occurred to me that I was likely doing myself a disservice by arbitrarily dismissing all the great agents in other cities.  I mean, with the ease of working electronically nowadays, did I really think that pounding the pavement was still a cornerstone of literary representation?

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Feb
11

Eric Smith: Agent, Author & Geek Whisperer

An Interview with Agent & Author Eric Smith

Eric Smith is an associate literary agent at P.S. Literary, with a love for young adult books, sci-fi, fantasy, and literary fiction. He began his publishing career at Quirk Books in Philadelphia, working social media and marketing on numerous books he absolutely adored. Eric completed his BA in English at Kean University and his MA in English at Arcadia University. A frequent blogger, his ramblings about books appear on BookRiot, The Huffington Post, and more.

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