Maureen is a Literary Agent with P.S. Literary Agency. Listen to hear her top query no-no's, tips for authors who are querying and her favorite books right now.Read More
Ep. 24 of The Rose Quinn Podcast features the lovely queen of YA horror, Gretchen McNeil. She has a backlist that you are going to die over. Her newest book #murderfunding is out NOW and you need it in your life.Read More
It’s been a crazy summer but I’ve managed to get a lot of reading in. Here are my top 5 reads through the end of July 2019.Read More
She was a pleasure to talk to and shares some incredible insight into querying and what to look for in a publishing partner.Read More
I didn’t go to college and study English or writing. I’m self taught on a lot of these novel related things. Which is the way I like to learn. Anyway, this was talked about at the Writer’s Digest Novel Writing conference that I went to in 2017 by Larry Brooks. (Thanks, Larry!)Read More
Get to know me in 2019!Read More
This is the first literary agent interview on The Rose Quinn Podcast. Exciting, right?
A couple of months ago, I made the jump and started to reach out to agents about talking with me for the podcast. I’ve had wonderful responses so Devin is the first of many agents that you will get to hear from on the podcast.Read More
Are you looking for your next great read?
Well, I’m excited to tell you that I’ve found it. Andrew Wilson’s latest book is another Agatha Christie gemstone. It is the perfect mixture of historical greatness and a mystery that you won’t be able to wrap your head around.Read More
I read a lot of books, right? I think you could probably have guessed that by the books that have overtaken my IG feed. I can and do on a frequent basis, read entire books in a single day. But I can't possibly like all of them right?Read More
I was lucky enough to review Chris’ debut novel THE INITIATION and knew that I needed to get to know him better. Listen to this episode and learn all about his unique writing process! Also, go buy his books!Read More
Oh man. This book had me hook, line and a little grossed out. But in a really good way, if that’s possible. Timothy Blake, the main character, has an interesting habit but regardless, you root for him. That is when an author has perfected their craft - when a character can do deplorable things but still be the hero in the story. We’ve all got a part of us that isn’t perfect, that makes bad choices but that doesn’t make us bad people.Read More
Social media is great, right?
I mean, it has great parts. It has good intentions but we can get lost in the comparison, the opinions and the perfectly posed pictures. Social media has brought me in contact with tons of amazing people. It has given me writer friends that I wouldn’t trade for the world.Read More