Wednesday, June 10, 2009


Living Word Literary Agency, PO Box 40974, Eugene OR 97404. ph: 541.683.6567. Email: Website:; Agent: Kimberly Shumate. Estab. 2009. 12 years of publishing experience in sales and editorial. Open to new and unpublished authors. Handles adult fiction (no science fiction or fantasy), YA fiction, Christian living, marriage, parenting, self-help, apologetics, health, inspirational, environmental, social issues, pop-culture, women’s issues, and men’s issues. No cookbooks, children's books, memoirs, or poetry please.
Contact: Accepts simultaneous submissions. Responds in 1- 2 weeks. Initial email query only. No phone calls or snail mail. See guidelines on website.
Commission: 15%; foreign 20%.
Fees: No fees.
Tips: "Looking for creative, relevant material. I'm all about the underdog, so don't be shy."


Sheila Deeth said...

Thank you!

Michael Winskie said...

Thank you! It's nice to see a professional who's for the underdog. We newbies really need that. I self-published my first book. My desire is to publish my next one (I'm working on 4) in the traditional manor. God bless you for all you do! said...

Thank you for your site. I have been looking for a christian agent looking for christian fiction. So here we are. My ms is 83,821 if I can leave it alone. Ms available as add on.