Justine Barker is an agent at Mayfair Literary Agency, which specialises in children’s and young adult fiction. Mayfair’s vision is to discover exceptional authors and cultivate best-selling, long term writing careers. Prior to becoming an agent, Justine was a solicitor. She spent most of her career working in government, dealing with government contracts. Justine loves working with amazing authors and illustrators!
Justine will be looking at Picture Books, Illustrations, Chapter Books, Young Adult Novels, and other CYA
- Commercial picture books - that fills a gap in the market.
- Chapter Books
- Junior fiction / middle grade - fresh, with interesting characters.
- Young adult - fresh and compelling, with a strong hook.
- and other CYA.
Nothing overly violent or dark, please.