Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Cindy Bullard of Birch Literary

Cindy Bullard is a senior literary agent with Birch Literary.

Cindy has ten years of experience in working with editors, agents, and publishers, as an author, on the “other side,” of the desk (she uses a pen name). Cindy opened Birch Literary to help other writers on their own path to publication.

She is seeking:

Please do not submit unfinished work.

In adult fiction, Cindy is looking for traditional mysteries (standard PI, classic detective, or cozy), true crime, police procedural, thriller, and suspense.

In children’s fiction, Cindy would like to see middle grade and YA (sweet, quirky, mystery, cozy). Please do not pitch MG or YA that has dark or heavy topics.

At this time, please do not pitch romance or picture books.

In nonfiction, Cindy loves books about nature (kids and adults), memoir, self-help from experts, and personal narrative.