Janet Reid

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Janet Reid, of FinePrint Literary Management, specializes in compelling fiction, particularly crime fiction; and narrative non-fiction. She’s always on the lookout for fabulous projects.   Her publishing background includes fifteen years in book publicity with clients both famous and infamous.  In her spare hours she drinks scotch and stalks Jack Reacher.

She is actively looking for projects that show mastery of craft and originality.  Recent sales include Faithful Unto Death by Stephanie Evans (Berkeley), Unraveling by Liz Norris (Harper), Purgatory Chasm by Steve Ulfelder (Minotaur); The Man in the Empty Suit by Sean Ferrell (Soho); Die Twice by Andrew Grant (Minotaur); The Breach by Patrick Lee (Harper); Q A (Timeless) Love Story by Evan Mandery (Harper); Crashers by Dana Haynes (Minotaur); County Line by Bill Cameron (F&W Crime); All Roads Lead Me Back to You by Kennedy Foster (Pocket); Final Evolution by Jeff Somers (Orbit); Siesta Lane by Amy Minato (Skyhorse); Declarations of a Dinosaur by Dr. Lucy Hornstein (Kaplan); The Pericles Commission  by Gary Corby (Minotaur); Brains by Robin Becker (Harper) The Little Book of Curses and Maledictions for Everyday Use by DawnRae Downton (Skyhorse).

Ms. Reid is a member of the literary agents professional association AAR. She’s an associate member of Mystery Writers of America and International Thriller Writers. She belongs to the American Library Association, Biographer’s International Organization, the American History Association and is a member and past board member of the NYC chapter of the Women’s National Book Association.

She keeps a blog with information about things that strike her interest at JetReidLiterary.blogspot.com and a blog about writing and revising query letters at QueryShark.blogspot.com.

Further information for new authors is also available at jetreidliterary.com