Query for James McGowan at BookEnds Literary Agency
Thank you for thinking of me on your search for an agent. I'd be happy to consider your query. Prior to submitting, please visit the BookEnds submission page to ensure I would be a good fit for your work. (www.bookendsliterary.com/submissions). I am eagerly seeking...
Adult mystery, suspense & thrillers
Adult book club fiction
Adult upmarket fiction
I am NOT currently seeking unsolicited children's books, including picture books, chapter books & middle grade fiction or nonfiction. I remain open to illustrators, conference requests, and client or industry referrals. For those submitting via a conference or referral please use the genre specification "Conference Request/Referral."
Please note that I reply to all queries, and aim to do so within 2 weeks of receipt. For requested proposals and completes, my response is usually within 4-8 weeks. I look forward to reviewing your work.
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