Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Carolina George of CYLE Literary Elite

Screen Shot 2018-08-30 at 5.59.32 PM.pngCaroline George is a literary agent with CYLE Literary Elite.

She acquires many genres of fiction, including: all subgenres of middle grade and young adult. For adult fiction, she seeks historical, women’s, mystery, thriller, romance, Christian/inspirational fiction, literary fiction, and mainstream fiction.

(She no longer seeks picture books, crime, horror, or adult science fiction and fantasy. In nonfiction, she no longer seeks memoir.)

Regarding nonfiction, she hopes to acquire YA and MG nonfiction, self-help, inspirational, and projects with unique hooks.

Her wish list: Caroline would love to represent more YA books with strong voices and high-concept nonfiction projects. She wants to partner with authors who understand their genres and know how to grow their platforms.

Caroline is a literary agent and multi-award-winning author of YA speculative fiction. She graduated from Belmont University with a degree in publishing and public relations, and now travels the country, speaking at conferences and writing full-time. A Georgia native, Caroline aspires to one day host The Great British Baking Show and delights in being best known for writing the phrase, “Coffee first. Save the world later.” Find her on Instagram @authorcarolinegeorge and Twitter @CarolineGeorge_.