Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Leslie Truex of Blue Ridge Literary Agency

Leslie Truex is a literary agent with Blue Ridge Literary Agency.

She is seeking:

  • Contemporary Romance
  • Romantic Comedies
  • Romantic Suspense/Mystery
  • Paranormal/Fantasy Romance
  • New Adult Romance
  • YA Romance
  • YA Fantasy

In Nonfiction:

  • Small/home/online business
  • Marketing
  • Fitness
  • Success-oriented self-help
  • Writing/authorship/publishing

She does not represent erotica.

Leslie Truex began her writing career by accident. After starting a career website in 1998, she wrote two traditionally published non-fiction books, was the home business expert at (now DotDash: The Balance Small Business), and her articles have appeared in Entrepreneur, Personal Branding Blog, and Business 2 Community. However, her passion lies in writing fiction. She is the author of a dozen romance and mystery novels using a pen name. She is passionate about helping writers through her online community for romance writers, and as the President of the Virginia Writers Club. She’s excited to work with writers in getting their works published through Blue Ridge Literary Agency.

In her spare time, she does her best to get through her TBR list, continues to write fiction, and indulges in her passion for Happy Planners.