Get to Know an Editor in Attendance: Elizabeth Jackson of Tyndale House Publishers

Elizabeth Jackson is a Christian fiction acquisitions editor at Tyndale House Publishers, where she is involved in many steps of the book development process and works alongside fiction writers on their publishing journey. An avid reader who loves good stories, Elizabeth enjoys meeting writers, talking with authors about their manuscripts, and partnering in bringing great fiction into the world as published novels. When she’s not in the office, you might find her reading a novel from her expansive book collection (preferably in her favorite park on a sunny day!), running in the great outdoors, or maybe even watching a British television show.

What she’s looking for:

Elizabeth acquires fiction for adult Christian/inspirational readers, and is open to reviewing proposals for these audiences in the following categories:

  • Women’s fiction (historical or contemporary)
  • Southern fiction (historical or contemporary)
  • Contemporary romance and contemporary rom com
  • Historical fiction (including dual-timeline fiction)
  • Suspense

Please note that Elizabeth does not acquire YA or children’s fiction and is not currently looking for sci-fi, magical realism, fantasy, or thrillers.