After you sign up, you will receive an automated email with a Material Submission Form so you can submit the first 60 pages of your book and your 1-2 page book proposal (if applicable)!
Hope Bolinger is a literary agent at Cyle Young Literary Agency and a graduate of Taylor University's professional writing program. More than 600 of her works have been featured in various publications ranging from Writer's Digest to Keys for Kids to Crosswalk. She has worked for various publishing companies, magazines, newspapers, and literary agencies and has edited the work of authors such as Jerry B. Jenkins and Michelle Medlock Adams. Her column "Hope's Hacks," tips and tricks to avoid writer's block, reaches 3,000+ readers weekly and is featured monthly on Cyle Young's blog, which receives 63,000+ monthly hits. Her modern-day Daniel "Blaze" released in 2019, and the sequel "Den" releases July 2020. Her superhero YA chat fiction "Dear Hero" releases in 2021. She enjoys all things theater, cats, and fire. You can find more about her at www.hopebolinger.com.
Submit the first 60 pages of your book plus a 1-2 page book proposal (if applicable) and receive an in-depth, one-hour private story notes call with this executive. You’ll receive specific suggestions on how to elevate your book's prose, pacing, characterization, tone, and marketability.
The turnaround time is 2-3 weeks after you submit your pages.