Pitch Your Book Opportunity to Emily Keyes from L. Perkins Agency

Are you are a member of Savvy Authors? April and August are the pitch months, and I’ve volunteered to help my fellow authors find agents and editors. It’s going to be an exciting month.


Emily Keyes, L. Perkin Agency

May 3

I’d like a logline pitch.  I’d like genre and word count included too, if that’s not already standard.

EMILY KEYES is Contracts & Foreign Rights Manager at the L. Perkins Agency as well as an acquiring agent. She is passionate about YA and teen novels, therefore acquiring in that area. In addition, Emily is looking for a wide-range of commercial fiction including women’s fiction, contemporary romance, fantasy, science fiction, paranormal and historical. Emily is actively expanding her client list and open to submissions. As a Contracts Administrator at Simon & Schuster, Inc. and a writer for “The World Almanac for Kids,” Emily forged her knowledge of many aspects of publishing, bringing that experience to her current position. She is a graduate of the NYU Publishing program.

LOOKING FOR: Middle grade and young adult (all genres), women’s fiction, fantasy, science fiction, popular culture and humor.