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Full Agent Profile: Marlene Stringer



NAME

Marlene Stringer

AGENCY
The Stringer Literary Agency LLC
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
stringerlit@comcast.net
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.stringerlit.com



FICTION GENRES
Crime | Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Fantasy | Women's Fiction | Romance | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Thrillers/Suspense | Middle Grade
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Sports | Science | Parenting | Multi-Cultural | Pop Culture | Narrative | Military | Film & Entertainment

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She represents commercial fiction, thriller/suspense, mystery, women's fiction, romance, contemporary fantasy, YA and MG, and select non-fiction.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • This agency does not represent plays, poetry, or picture books.
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Submissions via email ONLY. Use form on www.stringerlit.com
    • Email: brief email query (no attachments) with first-five pages in the body of the email and please put "QUERY" in the subject line

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    Parenting
    The Day My Baby Was Born: The Joys, Wonders, and Surprises of the Day You'll Never Forget, by Lanita McMeekan-Cates, Sourcebooks, April, 2009

    Fiction | Horror | Fantasy
    Blood Groove, by Alex Bledsoe, Tor, April, 2009

    Fiction | Mystery
    Where It Lies, by K.J. Egan, Minotaur, St. Martin's Minotaur, May, 2009

    Fiction | Fantasy
    Burn Me Deadly, by Alex Bledsoe, Tor, Nov., 2009

    Fiction | Young Adult
    Haunting Violet, by Alyxandra Harvey-Fitzhenry, Walker Books

    Fiction | Fantasy | Thrillers/Suspense
    Night Tides(Lady of the Lakes), by Alex Prentiss, Bantam, Jan. 2010

    Fiction | Fantasy | Young Adult
    HEARTS AT STAKE: HOUSE OF DRAKE, Alyxandra Harvey, Walker Books, Dec. 2009

    Fiction | Fantasy | Romance
    SHADOWFAE, Shadowfae Chronicles, Book 1, Erica Hayes, St. Martins, Oct. 2009 SHADOWGLASS, Shadowfae Chronicles, Book 2, Mar. 2010

    Fiction | Horror | Fantasy
    Girls With Games of Blood, Alex Bledsoe, Tor

    Fiction | Fantasy
    THE RIVER KING'S ROAD, by Liane Merciel, Pocket, Mar. 2010 and HEAVEN'S NEEDLE.

    Fiction | Middle Grade
    ZASHA: THE LAST GERMAN SHEPHERD, by Randi Barrow, Scholastic

    Fiction | Romance
    THE TIME OF TRANSITION TRILOGY, by Gabi Stevens, Tor

    Fiction | Science Fiction | Fantasy | Young Adult
    ZELDA FROM THE STARS, by Gary Ghislain, Chronicle Books

    Fiction | Young Adult
    CHANGE OF HEART, by Shari Maurer, WestSide Books

    Fiction | Fantasy | Romance
    SHADOWSONG and Untitled Shadowfae #4, by Erica Hayes, St. Martin's

    Fiction | Fantasy | Young Adult
    BLOODFEUD, by Alyxandra Harvey, Walker Books

    Fiction | Fantasy | Young Adult
    STOLEN, by Alyxandra Harvey, Walker Books

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    So Lyrical
    Author:   Trish Cook
    Genres:   Young Adult
    Publisher:   NAL Trade (May 3, 2005)
    A hilarious, endearing debut about a teenage girl's quest to find her long-lost father, who just may be a rock star...
    View book at Amazon

    Overnight Sensation
    Author:   Trish Cook
    Genres:   Young Adult
    Publisher:   NAL Trade (February 7, 2006)
    Cook continues with the characters she introduced in So Lyrical (NAL, 2005)
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    Jack Knife
    Author:   Virginia Baker
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Jove (January 30, 2007)
    American time travelers from the year 2007 find themselves in 1888 London on the trail of a dangerous interloper from their time, just as the escalation of the legendary Jack the Ripper murders has driven the city into a frenzy
    View book at Amazon

    Walks In Shadow
    Author:   Joyce Henderson
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Leisure Books (February 2005)

    View book at Amazon

    Written On The Wind
    Author:   Joyce Henderson
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Leisure Books (November 2005)

    View book at Amazon

    Shell Game
    Author:   Jeff Buick
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Leisure (April 3, 2007)

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    The Sword-Edged Blonde
    Author:   Alex Bledsoe
    Genres:   Mystery | Fantasy
    Publisher:   Night Shade Books (October 1, 2007)
    Equal parts sword-and-sorcery action/adventure and noir whodunit, Bledsoe's finely polished debut is evocative of fantasy legend Fritz Leiber's classic tales of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser
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    Radioman: An Eyewitness Account of Pearl Harbor and World War II in the Pacific
    Author:   Carol Edgemon Hipperson
    Genres:   History | Biography | Military
    Publisher:   Thomas Dunne Books; First Edition edition (October 28, 2008)
    A Pearl Harbor Survivor's Story of the War Years
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    To The Edge of the Stars
    Author:   Joyce Henderson
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Leisure (November 27, 2007)
    In 1870 in Texas, Kalen Barrett only chance as a single woman to obtain work is as a ranch-hand at the spread of half-breed Taylor Savage who soon gives her more than just a job, he gives her compassion, and now she wants more; she wants her employer's love.
    View book at Amazon




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