Literary agent Vanessa Grossett explains the reasons for needing a literary agent, and the insRead more. . .
Introduction I am a literary agent at The Authors Care Agency Ltd. My wonderful, talentedRead more. . .
Marketing should be every author’s good dream, but for most it’s the total opposite. WritersRead more. . .
Before I start this article, I realise the ‘cancel culture’ subject is not always aRead more. . .
I recently read an article in the Guardian newspaper where they featured Yaa Gyasi, anRead more. . .
Recently I was invited to an online literary agents meeting. Other than talking about newsRead more. . .
When it comes to featuring Black characters in historical fiction, we usually come across the characters in enslavement, or in some type of lowly position, especially in the medieval times.Read more. . .
Congratulations! You have now received a publishing contract. Your manuscript will finally be in print,Read more. . .
Your characters for fiction writing are the people who make the book and who yourRead more. . .
“Enough is enough” is the cry of the Black community around the world, following yearsRead more. . .
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Inspired by Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex In loving celebrationRead more. . .
‘Dear Vanessa I am a new author and, after nine months of waiting, my agentRead more. . .
Dear sisters in Christ, before I begin this article I want you to know thisRead more. . .
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