Submission Guidelines

Erica specializes in young adult works across all genres and formats, poetry, and the occasional narrative non-fiction work. She enjoys stories with larger-than-life characters, antiheroes, unreliable narrators. Stories that are beautiful and provocative—taboo, even. Stories that really go there.

Books I love/I’d like the next…

Looking for Alaska

The Scorpio Races

When We Collided

Niños: Poems for the Lost Children of Chile

We Are Not Free

We Were Liars

If We Were Villains

Girls On Fire

Bad Girls with Perfect Faces

All the Ugly and Wonderful Things: A Novel

Being Lolita: A Memoir

High-Risk Homosexual: A Memoir

Allow Me to Retort: A Black Guy’s Guide to the Constitution

Classic works/writers I’m fond of/would love a fresh take on…

Mark Twain

Oscar Wilde/ The Picture of Dorian Gray

Anaïs Nin

Lord of the Flies

Edgar Allan Poe/The Raven

Shakespeare/Macbeth

***Please Note: I am currently closed to unsolicited submissions.