Mary Cummings
Agent for Kids Books







Children's Book Literary Agent


MARY CUMMINGS


Welcome!

I'm a literary agent with Betsy Amster Literary Enterprises, representing picture books, chapter books, novels, and other book projects for kids and teens.

My client list includes - among others - George Shannon, Ariel Bernstein, Elizabeth Verdick, Karen Briner, Hannah Voskuil, David Cundy, Joy Keller, Ariel Horn, Lois Barr, Dawn Young, Nick Dyer, Melissa Martin and John Elkins.

Take a look to learn more about how I work with clients, how I came to be an agent, what's on my wishlist, common query and writing mistakes I see, backstory on some of the books I represent, and more.

To learn more about our submission guidelines and to read client profiles, please visit www.amsterlit.com


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