Full Agent Profile: Elaine English



NAME

Elaine English

AGENCY
Elaine P. English Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
queries@elaineenglish.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.elaineenglish.com/



FICTION GENRES
Chick Lit | Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Romance | Thrillers/Suspense | Multi-Cultural | Erotica
NONFICTION GENRES

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

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Specializes in romance; particularly interested in historical, multi-cultural, and contemporary romances, especially where the heroine is a strong, independent character and there are well-developed plots
    • She defines women’s fiction and romance broadly to include “chick lit,” erotica, and a full range of works from light contemporaries to dark historicals
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Not particularly interested in romantic stories with time travel elements or in westerns
    • She does not want to receive any science fiction, time travel, children's, or young adul
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • PLEASE NOTE: Ms. English will not be accepting any new queries from February 1, 2010 until May 1, 2010
    • She prefers email queries
    • Email: query only

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION
    • She holds a B.A. from Randolph Macon Woman’s College (Phi Beta Kappa), a M.Ed. from the University of Maryland, and her J.D. from the National Law Center at George Washington University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Eternal Rose
    Author:   Gail Dayton
    Genres:   Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Wildside Press (July 1, 2007)
    The third book of the Rose trilogy: Kallista, now Reinine of all Adara, journeys south to her mate Obed's homeland in pursuit of the demon who absconded six years previously with Kallista's temple-bound ilian, Merinda, and her child
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    When It Feels So Right
    Author:   Celeste Norfleet
    Genres:   Romance | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   Kimani (September 1, 2009)
    It's first class all the way for Joanna Butler when she's chosen to ghostwrite the memoirs of a powerful oil tycoon and his family. Until she arrives in Alaska and meets her literary subjects. Public relations director and the scion's grandson, Andre Buchanan, is one person who doesn't look happy to see her. But goodness, is he gorgeous when he's angry.... Determined to keep his family's skeletons in the closet where they belong, Andre isn't prepared for his reaction to the stunning writer. And when a night on a secluded island explodes in passion, he's ready to break every rule to be with Joanna. But mixing business with pleasure can be dangerous...especially as long-hidden secrets come to light. Secrets that could destroy Andre's world...and a love that feels so right.
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    Sultry Storm
    Author:   Celeste Norfleet
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Kimani (June 1, 2009)
    Mia James will do anything to save her family home—even drive into the eye of a hurricane. But from the moment she comes to the rescue of a rain-soaked stranger, another kind of storm rages. Stephen Morales thinks he's dreaming when he sees the sultry beauty tending to his wounds by candlelight. And he wants more than shelter from the storm. Soon the sexy deputy sheriff is tempting Mia to throw caution to the gale-force winds and give in to a night of passion neither will forget.
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    Once Upon A Project
    Author:   Bettye Griffin
    Genres:   Romance | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   Dafina (March 2, 2010)
    Elyse, Susan, and Grace couldn't be happier when their friend Pat organizes a reunion for past residents of the Chicago housing project where they all grew up. It is, after all, celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of its opening, and like their long-ago home, the lifelong friends are also turning fifty. But none of them suspects the event will have life-altering changes...
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    LINKS
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/EPEnglish/
    This is her webpage on PublishersMarketplace.com
    This is Elaine English's blog
    http://elainepenglish.blogspot.com/
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Graybill & English