Eric Smith is an author and literary agent with P.S. Literary. You can check out what he's looking for on his manuscript wishlist page.
He also edited the adoption-themed YA anthology, Welcome Home (Flux, 2017).
Check out some of his clients' books, below!
LOVE HATE & OTHER FILTERS
by Samira Ahmed
Out January 16th, 2018 with Soho Teen
Publishers Weekly ⋆
School Library Journal ⋆
ABA "Indies Introduce" Selection for Winter/Spring 2018
ABA IndieNext "Top Pick"
Spring 2018 B&N Discover Great New Writers Selection
"... shines with heart and hope in the face of prejudice. Samira Ahmed is a bright new star in the YA firmament." —Marieke Nijkamp, New York Times bestselling author of This Is Where It Ends
"This smart, heartbreaking, honest debut novel is as timely as it is hopeful. Ahmed tackles weighty issues with thoughtfulness and flair. I was completely swept away." —Sandhya Menon, New York Times bestselling author of When Dimple Met Rishi
January 19, 2018
Back in July, Erica Boyce Murphy had nudged me for a query critique through Manuscript Academy. I love doing these sort of things, helping writers polish their queries, and a huge thank you goes out to Jessica Sinsheimer and Julie Kingsley for having m ...Read more...
January 9, 2018
Oh, hi there writers! One question I get asked all the time, is how to craft a good query letter. At conferences. On Twitter. From random acquaintances on Facebook. So, what better way to help querying writers... than to start sharing a couple outstand ...Read more...
January 3, 2018
Story time. Samira Ahmed's LOVE HATE & OTHER FILTERS comes out in two weeks, and I'm just so excited about it. I've told the story a few times, about finding Samira in a Twitter pitch contest. But there was someone in the middle of all that, who po ...Read more...