Linda Camacho

Linda Camacho

Prospect Agency

My Manuscript Wish List

I’m seeking MG, YA, and Adult fiction across all genres, particularly romance, horror, fantasy, and realistic. My tastes are pretty broad, ranging from clean and lighthearted to edgy and dark. Diversity of all types (ethnicity, disability, sexuality, etc.) welcome!

I’m NOT seeking: Early readers/chapter books, screenplays, poetry, and short stories.


Fun facts about me:

Linda is teaching Writing a Manuscript That Gets and Keeps Everyone’s Attention for The Manuscript Academy. She is also taking 10-minute live meetings and pitches. #MSWLMA

Submission Guidelines

I’m accepting queries through Prospect Agency’s Submissions page. Please include three chapters and a brief synopsis. Do not query by email or letter mail and do not submit unsolicited manuscripts or inquire about the status of submissions via email.


Guidelines & Details

Consultations

As a new addition from The Manuscript Academy, #MSWL’s educational sister company, we are now offering ten-minute e-meetings with a select group of our agents and editors to discuss your work, what you can do better–and how to maximize your chances of success in the submissions process. You’ll be able to pick from Skype, Hangouts, or a phone call–and, yes, this works internationally. Please see our FAQ, our step-by-step guide to booking your meeting, a list of participating agents and editors–and consider joining our Facebook group, a free, friendly community of writers cheering each other on through this process.

Please note: Meetings are posted once monthly, and then often sell out. If there are meetings available, you’ll see them bolded on the calendar below after clicking “Set Time Zone.” 

Want an email when new meetings go up? Click here.

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Vital Info

Agent
Fiction: Action/Adventure, Children's, Commercial, Family Saga, Fantasy, General, Graphic Novel, Historical, Horror, LGBTQ, Literary, Middle Grade, Mystery, Romance, Science Fiction, Thriller, Women’s Fiction, Young Adult

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Some of my favorite books are:

CHILDREN’S BOOKS
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead
Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
Coraline by Neil Gaiman
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
Fangirl / Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
Stolen by Lucy Christopher
How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

ADULT BOOKS
Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie
The Bridgerton series by Julia Quinn
Big Girls Don’t Cry by Cathie Linz
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
The Sookie Stackhouse series (aka “True Blood”) by Charlaine Harris
Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistlestop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
It by Stephen King
We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

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