Posted by: Kathy Temean | December 29, 2013

Agent Opportunity

bookeralbert lit

Jordy is actively seeking young adult, middle grade and new adult submissions from new authors. Read on to see if she’s a good fit for your work.


About Jordy: Jordy Albert is a Literary Agent and co-founder of The Booker Albert Literary Agency. She holds a B.A. in English from Pennsylvania State University, and a M.A. from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. She has worked with Marisa Corvisiero during her time at the L. Perkins Agency and the Corvisiero Literary Agency. Jordy also works as a freelance editor/PR Director. She enjoys studying languages (French/Japanese), spends time teaching herself how to knit, is a HUGE fan of Doctor Who, and loves dogs. Find her on Twitter.

She is seeking:

  • Middle Grade: contemporary, fantasy, action/adventure, or historical.
  • YA: Open to pretty much any genre; however, she’s looking especially for YA that has a very strong romantic element–or which romance plays an integral part in the plot).
  • New Adult romance and romance (again, open to pretty much any genre).

Submission instructions: Please send query and first 10 pages of manuscript pasted into the body of the email (no attachments please) to

**Please do not send poetry or short stories.
**Open to YA LGBT, and would love to see a YA or NA romance set during WWII (and/or the 1920s)–possibly with a time travel element.
**Now considering non-fiction (especially narrative or historical, science, and non-fiction for children and young adults).

E-mail Jordy at 
Twitter: @bluedragonfly81

Talk tomorrow,



  1. Jordy is AWESOME!!! (she’s my agent 🙂 )


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