Jessica Faust


President & founder of BookEnds Literary Agency, author advocate, optimist, & professional pain in the ass. Runs on coffee, wine, & laughter. She/Her

New Jersey

BookEnds Literary Agency

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Jun 18

Querying Two Books at Once --should you include both in the same query letter? #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · May 5

Does a Book Need an Action-Packed Opening to grab an agent's attention? #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Apr 2

Questions to Ask References when receiving an offer of representation. #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Mar 31

You Can't Hide a Self-Published Book, but should you mention it in a query? #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Mar 20

Querying in the Time of Covid-19--should authors be querying now. #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Mar 5

What Happens When Agents Close to Queries -- Does that mean your query was rejected? #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Feb 11

What does it mean when an agent says they are only looking for "select" books in a given genre? #askagent…

Jessica Faust @BookEndsJessica · Jan 29

Katy Lapierre ✨ @KatyLapierre

@BookEndsJessica #askagent What is your general stance on new adult? Do you consider it a legitimate age category?

Replying to @KatyLapierre

I don't know whether I'd say legitimate or not. Market wise it just hasn't sold that well. Most new adult is now selling either as YA or Adult. #askagent