Lori Steel, Raven Quill Literary Agency

Thank you for considering Raven Quill Literary Agency for your work. To submit a query, please complete the form below.
*Lori represents all genres of fiction and non-fiction for children and young adults except horror and hard sci-fi. She does not represent adult work.
*Lori aims to respond to all queries. Please nudge if you have not heard anything after two months.
*Authors / artists from underrepresented groups are invited to indicate that in the referral box.
*Please submit only one project to RQLA at any given time. Once an agent replies, you are welcome to submit to another after one month.

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