Full Agent Profile: Ellen G. Pepus



NAME

Ellen G. Pepus

AGENCY
Signature Literary
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
ellen@signaturelit.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.signaturelit.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Crime | Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Romance | Family Saga | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Thrillers/Suspense | Multi-Cultural | Erotica
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Celebrity | Biography | Food & Lifestyle | Politics | Science | Parenting | How-To | Drama/Music | Multi-Cultural | Self-Help | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Travel | Art | Adventure/True Story | Dating/Relationships | Current Affairs | Business | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Narrative | Finance | Psychology | Health & Fitness | Nature/Ecology | Pets | Gay & Lesbian | Military | Film & Entertainment | True Crime | Cultural/Social Issues | Technology | Humor | Journalism | Home/Design

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • In fiction, her special interests are literary,commercial, historical, mystery, thriller and women's
    • In non-fiction, she is looking especially for narrative non-fiction, science, politics, history, diet, health, cooking and food books, travel, entertainment, arts and culture, biography and memoir
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She does not represent short stories, poetry, young adult or children's books.
    • She does NOT want to see anything about children in peril or extremely violent horror
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • She will only accept email queries (with a maximum of 5 pages of sample writing included) for fiction and non-fiction
    • Any unsolicited attachments will not be opened

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Joined Gary Heidt in 2009 to create Signature Literary Agency.
    • She is the former assistant to Jeff Kleinman while Mr. Kleinman was with Graybill and English Literary Agency
    EDUCATION
    • BA in English from Indiana University, Law degree from George Washington University


    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Historical Fiction
    DeAnna Cameron's THE BELLY DANCER, set during the 1893 Chicago Worlds' Fair, in which a sheltered young woman's marriage and attempts to enter high society are threatened by a scheming widow with designs on her husband and by her fascination with the Fair's scandalous Egyptian dancers and their handsome, mysterious manager, to Jackie Cantor at Berkley, by Ellen Pepus at Ellen Pepus Literary Agency.

    Fiction | Fantasy
    Jess Haines's DEALING WITH THE OTHERS, about a struggling private investigator who takes a suspiciously lucrative case, only to find herself at the center of an epic battle among supernatural beings, to John Scognamiglio at Kensington, in a three-book deal, by Ellen Pepus at Signature Literary Agency.

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS



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