Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Denise Barone of Barone Literary Agency

Denise Barone is a literary agent and the founder of Barone Literary Agency.

She is seeking: horror, young adult, new adult, erotic romance, women’s fiction, and romance (single title, category, or historical).

She does not want: No picture books, middle grade, sci-fi, fantasy, paranormal, or nonfiction.

“I opened my literary agency on June 1, 2010. A lawyer licensed to practice in the State of Ohio and the Commonwealth of Kentucky, I am also a published writer. After writing for many years, I have acquired a knowledge of books, book contracts and the publishing world. I have been a member of RWA since 2000. I do not accept any previously published materials.”

Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Michael Carr of Veritas Literary

Michael Carr is a literary agent with Veritas Literary.

With a strong background in editing and writing, Michael enjoys teaching at workshops and conferences to help develop emerging writers. He is fluent in Spanish and speaks conversational French. Before joining Veritas, Michael had professions as diverse as programming simulators for nuclear submarines and owning an inn in Vermont.

He is seeking: Historical Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Science Fiction and Fantasy, and Nonfiction of all stripes.