Cassandra Rodgers

Open Pitch Session
Literary Agent
The Rights Factory
Sunday 9/8 @ 10:00am PT - 1:00pm PT

Pitch Tips

For non-fiction - I want to see why this book is important and why you are the only one who can and/or should write it. On the ficition side - I'm looking for a story that moves me - launghing and/or cyring and preferably both.

About Your Host

After a long career in finance, Cassandra Rodgers decided to pursue her love of literature by getting involved with running a literary festival. Organizing panels, looking after authors and managing promotions paved the way to her current career as an agent. She joined The Rights Factory in 2013, where she uses her discerning tastes and sharp business acumen in the service of her clients’ literary careers. Cassandra has a diverse group of clients from across North America that ranges from debut authors to celebrities. Actively building her list, she is interested in adult literary and commercial women’s fiction. With a degree in History and Political Science from the University of Toronto, she does have a weakness for historical fiction. Non-fiction is another passion – particularly politics, history, science, and finance. Memoirs that can make her laugh, cry, or inspire her are always welcome.

HOW IT WORKS


  • After you sign up, you will receive instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's feedback on your pitch within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy: You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hours prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this period will be ineligible for refunds.

Roadmap Authors

Specializes in:


Features
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • All Budgets

Themes
  • Books
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Inspirational
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Political
  • Psychological
  • Romance

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