Gwendolyn Heasley

Gwendolyn Heasley, a literary agent at Artists and Artisans, is also the author of the upcoming YA novel, Confessions of a Teenage Recessionista, which will be published by HarperCollins.

She earned her B.A. from Davidson College in North Carolina, and her Master’s degree in Journalism from University of Missouri-Columbia where she wrote her thesis on why women read Us Weekly.

In the past, she has sold greeting cards and taught creative writing to young adults.

She’s actively seeking authors of Young Adult manuscripts of all genres, specifically manuscripts that have a sharp voice and vivid settings. In addition to a query letter, please paste the first chapter into the body of the email.