We hope you had a wonderful pitchfest. We loved hearing all the great stories and cannot wait to see them all published!

Read on to see all the requests! If you received a request, please read the submission instructions carefully and follow them!

Good luck and let us know if you sign a contract.

Best.

Leslie, RJ, and Dawn

 

 


Jordy Albert, The Booker Albert Agency

Please send a query/synopsis and the first 3 chapters (pasted) to me at [email protected]

Title: THE WAY OF THIEVES AND LIARS
Author: Mary Wallis 

Title: Roped In
Author: Heather Morton

Title: The Mark
Author: Kirsten Boswell

Title: Chasing the Ema
Author: Colette Bennett 

Title: Come Back to Me
Author: Heather Morton

Title: The Curious Affair of Lydia Beckham
Author: Megan Cox

‪Title: A String of Pearls
‪Author: Michelle Catenacci

Title  weet Someone
Author:Jeanne Moore 

Title: Fata Morgana
Author: Samuel Chapman

Title: PIT LANE PERSEPHONE

Title: The Banshee’s Kiss
Author: Laura Clay

Title: WHEN THE SUN LEAVES THE WORLD
Author: Victoria M. Solomon


Dawn Dowdle, Agent, Blue Ridge Literary Agency, LLC

Follow the query instructions on my website and note “Savvy Authors Summer Pitchfest” in who referred you. https://querymanager.com/query/1017

 

Title: THE LOST SISTER
Author: Julie M. Mulligan

Title: Silver Linings
Author: Jennifer Rachel Baumer

Title: Crash.
Author: Ilia Voss

Title: Roped In
Author: Heather Morton

Title: Come Back to Me
Author: Heather Morton

 Title: The Jade Tiger
Author: E.W. Cooper

 Title: The Falcon Along the Way
Author: Pamela Rose

Title: THE INK AND PAPER SOCIETY
Author: J. Hawes

Title: LEARNING CURVE
Genre: Women’s Fiction
Length: 91,000
Author: Sharon M. Peterson 

Title: Lights, Camera…Kiss Me!
Author: Dr. Bella Ellwood-Clayton

Title: Murder in Machu Pichu: A Dorothea Jasper Mystery
Author: Laurie Anderson  

Title: WITNESS WITNESS, Book #1 in the Bianca St. Denis Mystery Series
Author: Tina deBellegarde

Title: A GIRL, A GUY AND A BIG FAT LIE
Author: Debby Conrad

Title: Waiting On Love
Author: T.S. St.Pierre  

Title: Who’s Your Daddy?
Author: Marissa Garner

Title: Toward the Pebbled Shore
Author: Anita Sachanska writing as Alice Fitzpatrick

Title: Love and the Divorce Lawyer: The Accountant’s Wife
Author: Kimberly Peterson

Title: Close-Up
Author: Vicki Sheridan

Title: Soaking in It
Author: Sarahlyn Bruck


 

Mark Gottlieb, Agent, Trident Media Group, LLC

Please email the query letter and manuscript to: [email protected]

Title: THE INK AND PAPER SOCIETY
Author: J. Hawes

Title: Listen to the Light
Author: Michael J. Bowler

Title: The Best Week That Never Happened
Author: Dallas Woodburn

Genre: Historical Fiction/Thriller/LGBT
Author: Marina Scott

Title: The Advice Columnist
Author: Janie Emaus

Title: THE BOOK WITH LILIES ON THE COVER
Author: Olivia Lara

Title: Isle of Exile
Author: Erin Peters


 

Cate Hart, Agent, Corvisiero Literary Agency

Please send first 3 chapters, along with a brief synopsis to https://querymanager.com/query/CateHart/REQ

Title: DON’T JUDGE A CON BY HER COVER
Author: Kathryn Long

Title: Following Shadows
Author: Tanya Rowe

Title: Paragon
Author: ‪Gabrielle Vizcaino

Title: THE LOST SISTER
Author: Julie M. Mulligan

Title: BETTER BACK OFF
Author: S. E. Stein

Title: COLE FOR CHRISTMAS (2018 Golden Heart finalist)
Author: Janet Raye Stevens

Title: A Scandal in Nice
Author: Joyce Simons

Title: Blood After Midnight
Author: Megan Cox

Title: Ashes of Silence
Author: Nancy Savard

Title: THE CHRISTMAS NANNY
Author: Greta Picklesimer

Title: Home Fires
Author: Rochelle Karina


 

Jill Marsal, Founding Partner, Marsal Lyon Literary Agency

Please email full query letter and the first 50 pages to [email protected]

  • Andrea Barton
  • Korina Moss
  • Kathryn Long- Boarding with Murder
  • Tamara Eaton
  • Lindsay Detweiler
  • Al Stegall
  • Marina (Marina Scott)
  • Susan Burdorf
  • Nancy Eady

 

Lynnette Novak, Associate Agent at The Seymour Agency

Please paste your pitch and query in the body of the email and attach the first three chapters as a docx. Put your title and #SummerHotPitchfest in the subject line and send to: querylynnette (at) theseymouragency (dot) com. #ExcitedToRead

Title: Minimum Viable Planet
Author: E. R. Hoffer

Title: INHERENT LIES, 2018 Golden Heart® Finalist
Word Count: 96k

Title: FALLING FOR THE BEST MAN, 2018 Golden Heart® Finalist
Word Count: 65K

Title: Bad Blood
Author: Kristine Donahue

Title: COLE FOR CHRISTMAS (2018 Golden Heart finalist)
Author: Janet Raye Stevens

Title: Nursing a Deception
Author: Erin Novotny

Title: The Patience of Darkfall
Author: PK Merlott

Title: THE WAY OF THIEVES AND LIARS
Author: Mary Wallis

Title: A LIE OF THE MIND
Author: Ashley Harrison

Title: Deep in the Hollow
Author: Brandy Nacole

Title: THE LOST ART OF MIXTAPES
Author: Danielle Doolittle

Title: THE CHIRSTMAS NANNY
Author: Greta Picklesimer

Title: Reclamation
Author: Bethany Perry

Title: Kiss Me Katie
Author: Jennifer Redmile

Title: Who Says You Can’t Go Home
Author: Lindy Dierks

Title: One If By Magic
Author: Ann Campbell Reed

Title: Hearts on Hold
Author: Makenna Lee

Title: The Wax Moth
Author: Marco Scarola

Title: A GIRL, A GUY AND A BIG FAT LIE
Author: Debby Conrad

Title: ALIAS
Author: Kristin Brown

Title: TOO MANY CHOSEN ONES
Genre: Adult Fantasy
Length: 102,000 words
Author: Danielle Maurer

Title: STAY THE DARK
Author: Jenna Willett

Title: THE KISS LIST
Author: Katrina Emmel 

Title: INITIATION
Author: Nancy Parish

Title: The Boy Who Flew Too Far
Author: Suzanne Rigdon


 

Kelly Peterson, Junior Literary Agent at Corvisiero Literary Agency

Please submit query, synopsis, and first ten pages to http://queryme.online/kellyPeterson/savvyauthors

Title: DEREK HYDE KNOWS SPOOKY WHEN HE SEES IT
Author: Michael Lunsford

Title: Still Human
Author: Ciara Duggan

Title: THE COIN AND THE CROWN
Author: Megan D. Harding

Title: We Chase Dragons
Author: Megan Cox

Title: Fata Morgana
Author: Samuel Chapman

STARPLAYERS UNIVERSE SERIES
Sorthare: Enter Stage Right
Author: Constance Key

Title: Lost Scrolls of Archimedes
Author; Tom Roberts

Title: The Muralist
Author: Nicole Aronis

Title: All She Needed
Author: Kat Canfield

Title: A Living Secret
Author: Emma Baumgartner

Title: BORN OF WIND AND STORM
Author: M.A. Roberts

Title: BOUNDLESS HEARTS
Author: Jackie Anders

Title: Rafter’s Rats
Author: Samuel Chapman

Title: Chasing Stardust
Author: Kindra Pring


 

Ella Marie Shupe, Literary Agent, Belcastro Agency

Send me a synopsis and attach three chapters to [email protected] 

Please add SavvyAuthor to the subject line.

Title: BOARDING WITH MURDER — a Paradise B&B Mystery
Author: Kathryn Long

Title: DON’T JUDGE A CON BY HER COVER
Author: Kathryn Long

Title: 312 Bristol Lane
Author: Lindsay Detwiler

Title: Sarah’s Daughter
Author: Kim Delmar Cory  

Title: SONG OF THE VULTURE
Author: Jessica Olson

Title: The Grimoire’s Heir
Author: Carly Gagstetter

Title: The Best Week That Never Happened
Author: Dallas Woodburn

Title: Stolen Truth
Author: Henya Drescher

Title: IN LIEU OF FLOWERS
Author: Jacy Sellers

Title: All the Silent Voices
Author: Elena Mikalsen  

Title: Following Betsy Sharpe
Author: Andrea Barton  

Title: A PARTY TO DIE FOR – A Mom Blogger Mystery
Author: Korina Moss

Title: Ghost Girl
Author: C.B. Pratt

Title: The Banshee’s Kiss
Author: Laura Clay


 

Char Chaffin, Senior Acquiring Editor for Soul Mate Publishing

Please send your first three chapters and a full synopsis to: [email protected]

Title: The Fifth Bearer
Author: Melissa A Freeman

Title: His Destined Mate (Southeastern Alliance of Shifters – Book One)
Author: Sandra Daniels

Title: Quiver
Author: Beth Greenberg


 

Laura Costello, Assistant Editor for Sourcebooks Casablanca

* Please send a query email with the series hook, pitches for this and any other books (if this is a series, which is preferred), and a brief bio (sales history or debut, contests won, professional organization membership/involvement). Attach a 2-page synopsis in Word, and the full, polished manuscript. Please send directly to me via email: [email protected]

Title: DON’T JUDGE A CON BY HER COVER
Author: Kathryn Long

Title: INHERENT LIES, 2018 Golden Heart® Finalist
Author: Alicia Anthony

Title: Following Shadows
Author: Tanya Rowe

Title: THE LOST SISTER
Author: Julie M. Mulligan

Title: Blood Red Moon
Author: Lee Roberts

The Art of the Scandal (2018 Golden Heart Finalist)
Author: Suzanne M Turner

Title: Miller’s Cove
Author: Jeanne Moore

Title: Blood After Midnight
Author: Megan Cox

Title: DISTANT DREAM
Author: Anneliese Schultz

Title: Arion Rising
Author: Jackie Anders

Title: 7 Days to London
Author: Jerry Todt

Title: Thomas and Nora
Author: Stephanie Neal

Title: Under African Skies
Author: Courtney Sheets

Title: Slow Ride
Author: Sarah Vance-Tompkins

Title: Lights, Camera…Kiss Me! 2018 Elevation of Love (RWA) top three finalist
Author: Dr. Bella Ellwood-Clayton

Title: All She Needed
Author: Kat Canfield

Title: Who Says You Can’t Go Home
Author: Lindy Dierks

Title: Barre None
Author: Susan Burdorf

Title: The Perfect Distance
Author: Dianne May

Title: Little Boxes
Author: Laura Hazan

Title: Forbidden Love
Author: Marissa Garner

Title: Personal business
(Yanks down under book 1)
Author: Vicki Lee

Title: Vexed
Author: Peta Crake

LYRICS, LEASHES & LOVE
Lauren Alsten (Mary Aguilar)


 

Tera Cuskaden, Editor for Entangled Publishing

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Following Shadows
Author: Tanya Rowe

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: That So-Cal Life
Author: Krystle Rose

 

James, I’d like to see this one if the word count could be brought up to 70k: Please send it to my attention here: https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-teen-submissions/

Title: City of Circles
Author: James.L.Graetz

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Crash.
Author: Ilia Voss

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Cross Fade
Author: Leslie Scott

 

Please send it to my attention here: https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-teen-submissions/

Title: Awakened
Author: Makayla Sophia

 

You can send it to my attention here: https://entangledpublishing.com/scorched-submission-guidelines/

Title: The Visiting Surgeon
Author: Jennifer Wile
Book 1 of 4 that have been written in the series

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Ashes of Silence
Author: Nancy Savard

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Rekindled Prophecy – Greylyn the Guardian Angel (Book 1 of a Trilogy)
Author: KC Freeman

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: A Bargain of Fear and Desire
Author: Megan Van Dyke

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Black Isle Bride
Author: Fenley Grant

 

Please send it to my attention here:  https://entangledpublishing.com/entangled-amara-submissions/

Title: Song of the Forest
Author: Sara Codair


 

Literary Wanderlust

Please go to: https://querymanager.com/query/LiteraryWanderlust and submit the 1st 3 chapters and a full synopsis and mention SavvyAuthors in your query letter.

Title: The Fifth Bearer
Author: Melissa A Freeman

Title: Bad Blood
Author: Kristine Donahue

Title: HOW (NOT) TO FALL IN LOVE IN BOHEMIA
Author: Aneta Cruz

Title: BOHEMIAN GIRL IN RUINS
Author: Aneta Cruz

Title: A Scandal in Nice
Author: Joyce Simons

Title: On Common Ground
Author: Patricia Rickrode w/a Jansen Schmidt

Title: On Hallowed Ground
Author: Patricia Rickrode w/a Jansen Schmidt

Title: Murder in Machu Pichu: A Dorothea Jasper Mystery
Author: Laurie Anderson

Title: Stolen Truth
Author: Henya Drescher

Title: YOU CAN LET GO NOW
Author: Barbara Austin

Title: WITNESS WITNESS, Book #1 in the Bianca St. Denis Mystery Series
Author: Tina deBellegarde

Title: THE LION’S CAVE
Author: Victor Watts

Title: Hearts on Hold
Author: Makenna Lee

Title: Focused on a Cowboy
Author: Makenna Lee

Title: The Perfect Distance
Author: Dianne May


 

Carrie Lofty, Freelance Acquiring Editor at Carina Press

Follow Carina Press’s submissions guidelines and reference me in the query and editor selection drop-down box. Thanks for querying! https://carinapress.com/blog/submission-guideline…

Title: Healing Scars
Author: Audrey Ravine

Title: Love, Loss & Baseball
Author: Audrey Ravine

Title: That So-Cal Life
Author: Krystle Rose

Title: Desperately Seeking Clarity
Author: Donna Norman Carbone

Title: Enyl (The Gifting Series – 1 out of 23)
Author: Sevannah Storm

Title: Miller’s Cove
Author: Jeanne Moore

Title:Mysterious Places
Author: Jennifer Wile
Book 1, two others are written in the series.

Title: Last Hope
Genre: Contemporary romance novella
Length: 22,200 words
Author: Sandra Carmel

Title: Slow Ride
Author: Sarah Vance-Tompkins

Title: UNREHEARSED
Author: N.J. Adel

Title: THE CHRISTMAS NANNY
Author: Greta Picklesimer

Title: Who Says You Can’t Go Home
Author: Lindy Dierks

Title: His Destined Mate (Southeastern Alliance of Shifters – Book One)
Author: Sandra Daniels

Title: Forbidden Love
Author: Marissa Garner

Title: Who’s Your Daddy?
Author: Marissa Garner

Title: The Romance of Psychosis
Author: Kerenza Ryan

Title: Close-Up
Author: Vicki Sheridan

LYRICS, LEASHES & LOVE
Lauren Alsten (Mary Aguilar)

TITLE: The Party Planner
AUTHOR: Linnea Alexis

Title: Daywalker
Author: Fenley Grant

Title: Black Isle Bride
Author: Fenley Grant


Heidi Shoham, Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing

The following authors can submit their manuscripts to my attention via https://entangledpublishing.submittable.com/submit

Please include a synopsis and add “Pitch request” to the end of your title so I can find it quickly/easily. Thank you.

Roped In

Heather Morton

 

The Christmas Nanny

Greta Picklesimer

 

Who Says You Can’t Go Home

Lindy Dierks

 

Hearts on Hold

Makenna Lee

 

Boundless Hearts

Jackie Anders

 

Warrior of Eden

Fenley Grant


Tule Publishing

Please send the full manuscript and a synopsis to [email protected]

Title: Who Says You Can’t Go Home
Author: Lindy Dierks

Title: City Slicker
Author: Bev Irwin

 


 

Cheryl Yeko, Senior Acquiring Editor for Soul Mate Publishing

Please send a full on this one. Please forward to [email protected]

Please include a brief synopsis.

Title: Healing Scars
Author: Audrey Ravine

Could you forward a brief synopsis and the first 3 chapters to [email protected]

Title: Enyl (The Gifting Series)
Author: Sevannah Storm

Please send the full on this one. If you would please send it along with a brief synopsis to [email protected]

Title: The Right to Surrender
Author: Heather Morton

Please send me the first 3 chapters and a brief synopsis to [email protected] Thank you!

Title: Cross Fade
Author: Leslie Scott

Please send me the first 3 chapters and a brief synopsis to [email protected]

Title: BRAINCHILD
Author: Annette Briggs

Please send me the first 3 chapters and a brief synopsis to [email protected]

Title: Natural Awakening
Author: Sandra Carmel

Please send the full on this one. If you would please send it along with a brief synopsis to [email protected]

Title: Love Encoded
Author: Audely Bensen

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