Linda Epstein (is Taking A Break)

@LindaEpstein

Agent @EmeraldCityLit repping books for kids/teens (emeraldcityliterary.com) + a writer (lindaepsteinauthor.com). Yes it’s hard. Repped by @renarossner she/her

Pretty over it.

Emerald City Literary Agency

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

10. Civil Rights era historical fict but nothing fresh here. I need something new about this or told in a kickass way. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

9.Memoir of a Chippendale dancer? That's a guy stripper & that's NOT kidlit. Please research to whom you're submitting! #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

8. Spiritual uplifting PB for kids w/disabilities + 1/2 assed query (2 sentences). I'm allergic to this kind of query. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

7. First pitched as YA then as MG & then the query itself was so long winded I didn't want to read the pages. Pass. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

6. YA w/twins, 1 dead & 1 alive, pitted against each other. Very good writing but creepy as fuck. I can't do it. Pass. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

5. This one is "Young adult orientated" and has 3 attachments. <delete> Making my job easy. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

4. mg w/wish fulfillment in the form of technology. pass. just doesn't feel fresh or new to me. maybe i'm just grumpy? #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

3.spooky ms w/voodoo. good writing; diverse; #ownvoices; #POC bummer cause I DON'T DO SCARY. put to side to think about #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

2. Pitched as YA contemp w/magical realism but is fantasy (outright magical island) & writing isn't grabbing me. Pass. #10queriesIn10tweets

Linda Epstein (is taking a break) @LindaEpstein · 11 Aug 2016

1. PB where animals' problems feel more like adult concerns + the writing isn't speaking to me. Pass. #10queriesIn10tweets