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Megan Burkhart Literary Agent was with the Hartline Literary Agency. She is no longer taking submissions. Book Agent Megan Burkhart was a new agent with the Hartline Literary Agency. Publishing Agent Megan Burkhart was studying professional writing at Taylor...
Nathan Hedrick Literary Agent was with the Standing Stones Literary Agency. He is no longer taking submissions. Publishing Agent Nathan Hedrick was a literary agent with the Standing Stones Literary Agency. Book Agent Nathan Hedrick was interested in representing...
Crystal Orazu Literary Agent was with the Context Literary Agency. She is no longer taking submissions. Publishing Agent Crystal Orazu was a new agent with the Context Literary Agency. Book Agent Crystal Orazu fell in love with books among the stacks of many Houston...
Renae Moore Literary Agent was with the Jennifer Azantian Literary Agency. She is no longer taking submissions. Book Agent Renae Moore was a new agent with the Jennifer Azantian Literary Agency. She joined the agency in 2021. Publishing Agent Renae Moore has a B.A. in...
Jackie Ashton Literary Agent was with Lucinda Literary. She is no longer taking submissions. Publishing Agent Jackie Ashton was a new agent with Lucinda Literary. Book Agent Jackie Ashton garnered experience as a media professional with over a decade of experience in...
Cassie Mannes Murray Literary Agent was with Triangle House. She is no longer taking submissions. Publishing Agent Cassie Mannes Murray was a literary agent with Triangle House. Book Agent Cassie Mannes Murray earned a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from North...
Erica Christensen Literary Agent was with the Metamorphosis Literary Agency. She is no longer taking submissions. Publishing Agent Erica Christensen was a literary agent with the Metamorphosis Literary Agency. Book Agent Erica Christensen started her publishing career...