Kris Rothstein has been an Associate Agent with the Swayze Literary Agency for seven years. She was an associate editor at Geist Magazine for several years and is currently on the editorial board. She reviews books for CM Magazine, Canadian Children's Book News, Herizons, Geist, Broken Pencil and others. She has been a judge for the 3-Day Novel Contest and the editor of several works of fiction.
She is actively seeking middle grade and YA fiction. She looks for quirky and funny stories and for complex and memorable characters. She is also looking for literary fiction for adults but not commercial/genre fiction and is actively looking for narrative non-fiction in areas like history and pop culture.