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Full Agent Profile: Sarah Burnes



NAME

Sarah Burnes

AGENCY
The Gernert Company
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
info@thegernertco.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.thegernertco.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Young Adult | Short Stories | Middle Grade
NONFICTION GENRES

Adventure/True Story

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is always on the lookout for sharp, original voices
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former editor at Houghton Mifflin, Knopf, and Little, Brown
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Proving Ground
    Author:   G. Bruce Knecht
    Genres:   Adventure/True Story
    Publisher:   Little Brown and Company; 1st ed edition (June 1, 2001)
    Journalist and lifelong sailor Knecht tells the staggering story of the 54th Sydney to Hobart yacht race--an annual event that is always an extreme test of courage and skill in some of the world's most treacherous seas--but in 1998 became the most disastrous race in modern yachting history
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    She's So Dead to Us
    Author:   Kieran Scott
    Genres:   Young Adult
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing; 1 edition (May 25, 2010)

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    A Tale Dark and Grimm
    Author:   Adam Gidwitz
    Genres:   Middle Grade
    Publisher:   Dutton Juvenile (October 28, 2010)
    In this mischievous and utterly original debut, Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight other classic Grimm-inspired tales. As readers follow the siblings through a forest brimming with menacing foes, they learn the true story behind (and beyond) the bread crumbs, edible houses, and outwitted witches.
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    The House on Salt Hay Road: A Novel
    Author:   Carin Clevidence
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1 edition (May 25, 2010)
    A story centering on a makeshift family living on the South Shore of Long Island in the late 1930s, and the events that lead up to the deadly hurricane of 1938
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    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Burnes & Clegg, Inc.