Saturday, October 30, 2010

Agent News - 10-30-10

**New Agent** Barbara Galletly has joined agency Georges Borchardt, Inc. She’s seeking literary fiction, women’s fiction and non-fiction. No genre or commercial fiction. See an interview with Barbara here: (Source:

**New Agent** Katie Shea has joined the Caren Johnson Literary Agency. Katie started in the agent business as a reader for FinePrint Literary Management, then assisted agents at Folio Literary Management and Langtons International Agency. She is open for submissions and is specifically seeking literary and commercial fiction with a strong and unique voice, smart narrative nonfiction, and memoir, a story of a personal overcome or struggle. No fantasy, no vampires, no sci-fi, no children's books, no picture books. (Source:

As of November 1, Kathleen Ortiz of Lowenstein Associates will be seeking manuscripts in the following areas (among the other areas on her acquisition list): romance (contemporary, urban fantasy and paranormal); contemporary women’s fiction; non-fiction (technology, pop-culture/entertainment, or women’s issues). See her Blog, Neverending Page Turner for more information.