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Full Agent Profile: Janet Koboel Grant



NAME

Janet Koboel Grant

AGENCY
Books & Such Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
janet@booksandsuch. biz
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.booksandsuch.biz



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Chick Lit | Christian | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction
NONFICTION GENRES

Religion | Parenting | Self-Help | Dating/Relationships | Spirituality | Health & Fitness

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Very interested in fiction that depicts everyday life in a nuanced manner
    • Always interested in strong nonfiction with a speaking platform
    • Well-established in the Christian marketplace
    • Always looking for an author with a unique voice, or some other quality that distinquishes him or her from all the others
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • This agency does not represent thrillers, horror, comic books, sports, adventure, cookbooks, and how-to's
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • This agency prefer email queries
    • Email: query only via representation@booksandsuch.biz

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • The Books & Such Literary Agency began in 1997 and now represents more than 40 authors, including several best-selling authors and winners of the Holt Medallion and the RITA
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Gardenias For Breakfast: A Women of Faith Novel
    Author:   Robin Jones Gunn
    Genres:   Christian | Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   WestBow Press (January 14, 2005)
    When Abby travels with her 12-year-old daughter, Hannah, from their home in Maui to rural Louisiana to connect with Abby's great-grandmother before it's too late, a mother-daughter journey “home” becomes an adventure of discovery—about the importance of family and the healing found in forgiveness
    View book at Amazon

    Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World: Finding Intimacy With God in the Busyness of Life
    Author:   Joanna Weaver
    Genres:   Religion
    Publisher:   WaterBrook Press; 1st edition (April 16, 2002)
    Updated with a new 12 week companion Bible study, Joanna Weaver's popular book shows women how to blend intimacy with Jesus and service for Him
    View book at Amazon

    Bad Ground
    Author:   W. Dale Cramer
    Genres:   Christian
    Publisher:   Bethany House Publishers (June 1, 2004)
    Seventeen-year-old Jeremy Prine decides to honor his mother’s dying wish and seek out his estranged uncle who was badly burned in the accident that killed Jeremy’s father; but when Jeremy finds his uncle working as a hard-rock miner in the South, his young faith is tested by the rough and gritty workers, the threat of danger, and the possibility of love
    View book at Amazon

    Boo
    Author:   Rene Gutteridge
    Genres:   Christian
    Publisher:   WaterBrook Press; 1st edition (September 16, 2003)
    When Wolfe Boone–or, “Boo,” the renowned reclusive horror novelist and most famous resident of Starky, Indiana, suddenly quits the genre to pursue Skary’s favorite girl-next-door, Ainsley Parker, the little tow--made famous by his writings--hatches a scheme to get Boo out of love and back into the thrill business--all the while displaying how even the most colorful group of busybodies and hypocrites can become a community changed forever by God
    View book at Amazon




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    Books & Such Literary Agency (old address)