Full Agent Profile: Regina Brooks



NAME

Regina Brooks

AGENCY
Serendipity Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
rbrooks@serendipitylit.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.serendipitylit.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Mystery | Christian | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Romance | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Thrillers/Suspense | Children's | Multi-Cultural | Adventure | Gay & Lesbian | Middle Grade | Graphic Novels
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Celebrity | Biography | Religion | Food & Lifestyle | Medical | Science | How-To | Drama/Music | Multi-Cultural | Self-Help | Memoirs | Dating/Relationships | Spirituality | Business | Women's Issues | Narrative | Finance | Psychology | Gardening | Gay & Lesbian | Photography | Film & Entertainment | Cultural/Social Issues | Technology | Journalism

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Actively seeking science and biology , commercial fiction, YA novels
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • science fiction and fantasy
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail mail/fiction: query, synopsis, 1 sample chapter & SASE
    • Snail Mail/nonfiction: query with proposal & SASE (see special guidelines on the agency's website)
    • Email: query and synopsis only

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former editor at John Wiley and Sons College Division and McGraw Hill
    EDUCATION
    • First African-American woman to earn a degree in aerospace engineering from Ohio State University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Making of Dr. Truelove
    Author:   Derrick Barnes
    Genres:   Young Adult
    Publisher:   Simon Pulse (September 12, 2006)
    A humorous look at an African-American boy's attempt to win back the girl that got away through the creation of an internet advice column
    View book at Amazon

    Working Woman's Pregnancy
    Author:   Marjorie Greenfield
    Genres:   Women's Issues
    Publisher:   Yale University Press (May 28, 2007)
    A full range of pregnancy medical topics in the context of a wage-earning woman's life, intended for women in the workforce who are pregnant or considering pregnancy
    View book at Amazon

    Calligraphy of the Witch: A Novel
    Author:   Alicia Gaspar de Alba
    Genres:   Women's Fiction | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2007)
    The story about a Latina slave in Puritan New England who becomes embroiled in the Salem witch trials
    View book at Amazon

    Skin: A Natural History
    Author:   Nina Jablonski
    Genres:   History | Science | Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   University of California Press; 1 edition (October 5, 2006)
    An anthropological exploration of the biological causes of differences in skin color and their social implications
    View book at Amazon

    When the Black Girl Sings
    Author:   Bil Wright
    Genres:   Multi-Cultural | Middle Grade
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing (January 1, 2008)
    The story of about a black girl adopted by white parents in an all-white community who escapes from her school's entrenched racism and her parents' pending divorce, by singing in a gospel choir
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Serendipity Literary Agency (old address)