Folio Literary Management

Literary Agency

www.foliolit.com

Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!

Margaret Sutherland Brown
@MargaretESB
Literary Agent
Book Agent @FolioLiterary . Big on books, NYC, mothering two tiny boys, skiing, seasons + empathy. She/Her.
13 MSWL
1 Tips
Literary Agent
John Cusick
@johnmcusick
Literary Agent
Literary Agent and SVP with Folio Literary Management / Folio Jr. Author of the DIMENSION WHY series. He / him. Temporarily closed to queries as of 07/01/2022.
75 MSWL
4 AskAgent
7 Tips
Literary Agent
Erin Boo-mata πŸ§™πŸ»β€β™€οΈπŸŽƒπŸ‘»πŸ’€
@ecniumata
Literary Agent
SVP/Literary Agent Folio Literary Management. MA Creative Writing, Doctoral Researcher, wife, mom, cancer survivor, Member @aalitagents She/Her πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡§πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ
7 MSWL
6 Tips
Adriann Ranta Zurhellen
@AdriannRanta
Literary Agent
Agent, not so secret.
12 MSWL
1 Tips
Literary Agent
Jennifer Chen Tran
@jenchentran
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @FolioLiterary and @FolioJr . Former art major, publishing attorney, cheese lover, aspiring humorist. @AuthorsGuild member.
19 MSWL
38 AskAgent
38 Tips
Literary Agent
Quressa Robinson (she/her/queen)
@qnrisawesome
Literary Agent
I like good books. I cannot lie. MFA @ColumbiaSOA . Fire Nation. Agent @folioliterary @foliojr . Hella Bay. Lover of Dragons. Sith Rights. PW Star Watch Finalist
135 MSWL
1 AskAgent
27 Tips
Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

In your book proposal, instead of promising how great/moving/hilarious your book will be, have the writing in the proposal be that. #pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

Ask yourself: β€œWhere will my book live in the bookstore?” If
there isn't a clear answer, you probably need to refine your idea.
#pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

An outside reader can spot your tics. Search your manuscript and replace overused words. Diverse vocab makes for interesting books! #pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

Every agent loves it if you’ve read and liked one of their books. Make that part of your research! #pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

Always send your query to one agent at a time! Submissions to agent distro lists = an invitation to an automatic no. #pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

When pitching to an agent, personalize your pitch. We want to see that you’ve thought through your submission process! #pubtip #businesstip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

Don’t post a link to your book every day on Facebook without offering your followers more. Share something a little more personal. #pubtip

Folio Literary
@FolioLiterary
Literary Agency
Literary agents & book nerds. Follow us for news about our wonderful authors and exciting new titles!
1 AskAgent
10 Tips

Your query letter should read like back-of-the-book copy: if you saw this, would pay $25.99 for it? #writingtip #pubtip #businesstip