Full Agent Profile: Michelle Humphrey



NAME

Michelle Humphrey

AGENCY
Martha Kaplan Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
michelle.c.humphrey@gmail.com
AGENCY WEB SITE




FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Young Adult | Multi-Cultural | Middle Grade
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Biography | Science | Multi-Cultural | Current Affairs | Women's Issues

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • She prefers email queries
    • Email: query only

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former assistant for the Renee Zuckerbrot Agency and then Anderson Literary.
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Young Adult
    Gae Polisner's STEINBECK, THE SCOOT AND THE PULL OF GRAVITY, about two teens on a road trip to fulfill a promise to a friend, who fall in love in the process, to Frances Foster at Farrar, Straus Children's, by Michelle Humphrey at Sterling Lord Literistic (World English).

    Fiction | Middle Grade
    Caroline Rose's debut MAY B, about a 12-year-old girl on the 1870s Kansas prairie who is left alone in a cabin when a blizzard snows her in, and she must rely on herself to survive the winter, to Nicole Geiger at Tricycle Press, at auction, by Michelle Humphrey at the Martha Kaplan Agency (NA).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Losing Faith
    Author:   Denise Jaden
    Genres:   Young Adult
    Publisher:   Simon Pulse; Original edition (September 7, 2010)
    In this lyrical, emotionally intense debut, a teenager encounters more questions than closure while mourning the death of her sister.
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    http://www.guidetoliteraryagents.com/blog/Michelle+Humphrey+Moves+To+Sterling+Lord+Literistic.aspx
    Here is an iterview with Ms. Humphrey on GLA blog
    Here is a blog post from one of her clients about what she's looking for:
    http://baskinex.blogspot.com/2008/11/finding-my-literary-agent.html
    Here is an interview with Ms. Humphrey
    http://denisejaden.livejournal.com/8408.html
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Anderson Literary Management
    Sterling Lord Literistic