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Full Agent Profile: Marissa Walsh



NAME

Marissa Walsh

AGENCY
FinePrint Literary Management
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
querymarissa@gmail.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://fineprintlit.com/



FICTION GENRES
Young Adult | Children's | Middle Grade
NONFICTION GENRES

Pop Culture | Narrative | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She specializes in pop culture, humor, narrative non-fiction, memoir, and children’s books (picture books/middle grade/YA).
    • For picture books, she is looking for young, funny, character-driven books with very little text (700 words or less). No rhyming.
    • In terms of YA and MG, she’s looking for funny and poignant contemporary stories featuring real kids. (but no paranormal/fantasy/science.)
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She does NOT represent Fantasy/Sci-Fi/Paranormal/Romance
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Marissa is the author of the comic memoir Girl with Glasses: My Optic History (Simon Spotlight Entertainment) and the YA novel A Field Guide to High School (Delacorte Press/Random House Children’s Books)
    • She was an editor at Delacorte Press/Random House Children’s Books for seven years, where she published E. Lockhart, Ned Vizzini, and Maryrose Wood
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    LINKS
    http://motherwrite.blogspot.com/2010/02/interview-with-agent-marissa-walsh.html
    Interview with Ms. Walsh
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