Episode 24: #AskAnAgent, A Sit-Down with Jenny Bent

...in which Jess and KJ pick the brains of literary agent Jenny Bent, of The Bent Agency, about finding the right agent and getting her attention. They also discuss what you need before you start sending out queries.

(#AmWriting with Jess & KJ is available on iTunes and AudioBoom and you should subscribe. Really.)


NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

Vermont Public Radio

The Bent Agency



Publishers Marketplace

Love Warrior, Glennon Doyle Melton



Commonwealth, Ann Patchett

The Balance Project, Susie Orman Schnall

Why Knowledge Matters, E.D. Hirsch, Jr.

Hackberry Holland Series, James Lee Burke

Dave Robicheaux Series, James Lee Burke

Penelope Lively

Anne of Green Gables Series, L.M. Montgomery

You always can find K.J. here and Jess here