Full Agent Profile: Myrsini Stephanides



NAME

Myrsini Stephanides

AGENCY
Carol Mann Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
myrsini@carolmannagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://carolmannagency.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Humor/Satire | Young Adult | Offbeat/Quirky | Graphic Novels
NONFICTION GENRES

Science | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Pop Culture | Narrative | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She's interested in offbeat literary fiction, graphic novels, and edgy YA fiction. Can fiction be offbeat and commercial? She thinks it can. And she's looking for it.
    • She is also looking for non-fiction in the areas of humor, pop culture, pop science, narrative non-fiction and memoir, and cookbooks (from authors with a strong platform or celebrity clientele)
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She is NOT looking for Sci-Fi/Fantasy (YA or Adult), Romance (YA or Adult); MG (middle grade) fiction
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Email: query and the first 10-15 pages of your manuscript pasted into the body of your email.

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Most recently, she worked as an Acquisition Editor at Sterling Publishing, where she developed the pop/culture and music category
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    Non-Fiction | Humor
    Linda Lombardi's ANIMALS BEHAVING BADLY: News from The Other Side of Cute, a humorous reference book that draws on anecdotes from the news and from scientific research to reveal the baser instincts of the cuddly critters we fawn over, to Meg Leder at Perigee, for publication in Fall 2011, by Myrsini Stephanides at Carol Mann Agency (World).

    Non-Fiction | Humor
    Matthew Inman's 5 VERY GOOD REASONS TO PUNCH A DOLPHIN IN THE MOUTH, a humorous comic collection based on the author's popular website, TheOatmeal.com, to Patty Rice at Andrews McMeel, in a nice deal, by Myrsini Stephanides at Carol Mann Agency (World).

    Non-Fiction | Cookbooks
    Tolkien scholar Astrid Tuttle Winegar's A HOBBIT'S COOKBOOK: Eleventy-one Sweets, Snacks, and Savories Inspired by Middle-Earth, an unofficial culinary journey through the rich literary landscape of Middle-Earth, with original recipes created for hobbits, elves, orcs, and even Gollum, to David Borgenicht at Quirk Books, for publication in Fall 2012, by Myrsini Stephanides at the Carol Mann Agency (world).

    Non-Fiction | Humor
    Marty Beckerman's originally self-published THE HEMING WAY: How to Unleash the Booze-Inhaling, Animal-Slaughtering, War-Glorifying, Hairy-Chested, Retro-Sexual Legend Within ... Just Like Papa!, a humorous guide to living the manly man's life, to Marc Resnick at St. Martin's, by Myrsini Stephanides at the Carol Mann Agency (World).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS



    LINKS
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/myrsini/
    This is her PublishersMarketplace webpage
    http://www.twitter.com/myrrr
    Twitter
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