Erin Niumata has been in publishing for over twenty-six years. She started as an editorial assistant at Simon and Schuster in the Touchstone/Fireside division for several years; then moved over to Harper Collins as an editor, and then she went to Avalon Books as the Editorial Director.
She represents commercial nonfiction, from prescriptive and practical to narrative and memoir, as well as a select list of fiction including mysteries, psychological thrillers, and commercial women’s fiction. She is particularly looking for expert, celebrity, and company clients with strong national platforms, as well as debut fiction.
Erin is recognized for partnering with her clients to support their long-term professional and personal goals and to incorporate their books into an overall brand strategy. She has high expectations of herself and her clients and thoughtfully manages her clients’ careers.
What Erin is Looking for:
Fiction: commercial women’s fiction, romance, historical fiction, mysteries, psychological thrillers, suspense, humor. Sassy Southern and/or British heroines.
Nonfiction: self-help, women’s issues, pop culture and humor, pet care/pets, memoirs, and anything blogger.
What Erin is Not Looking for:
Absolutely no poetry, short story collections, business, travel memoirs, no fantasy, time travel, definitely NO VAMPIRES, middle grade, or picture books.
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