Associate Literary Agent
Bre has 13 years of experience as a writer, publisher, educator, literary judge, and editor. She has worked as an Editor-in-Chief of a literary magazine and has taught university composition, technical writing, and creative writing. Bre holds an MA in English and Creative Writing, an M.Ed. in ESL, and a BA in Art History. In her spare time, she loves attending Japanese festivals and learning more about world cultures.
What I'm looking for:
Middle Grade & Young Adult:
Slice of Life
Coming of Age
NOTE: Anything with a darker tone/theme is especially of interest. VAMPIRES, monsters, inner-struggle, mental health awareness, angels/demons, pirates are all welcome.
What I'm NOT looking for:
Staying in touch:
How to submit:
Submit the following materials through Query Manager: querymanager.com/brestephens
Fiction – Query letter, synopsis, and chapter 1 of MS
Non-Fiction – Query letter, proposal, and chapter 1 of MS
NOTE: I have asked specific questions about your manuscript and you as its author. Take time to answer these questions carefully. There is no right or wrong answer, but, the answer should reflect your creative vision and your identity as an author.
I only accept Query Manager submissions. Emailed queries will be deleted unread, as will queries sent through Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Any queries sent by regular postal mail will also not be considered.