Mary Cummings is a literary agent at Betsy Amster Literary Enterprises.
She represents fiction and poetry for children and teens, from picture books to middle grade and young adult novels, including contemporary and historical, humor, mystery, fantasy, and multicultural. (No children’s nonfiction, please.)
Mary served for fourteen years as education director at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis, where she organized an annual festival of children’s literature and selected judges for the prestigious McKnight Award in Children’s Literature. She represents both career writers and newcomers. She represents both career writers and newcomers.