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My experience with Clelia Gore and Martin Literary Management has been everything I hoped for and more. Clelia's contacts and experienced editorial input have been invaluable. Her knowledge of the children's book market is expansive. A strong legal background gives her...

Sharlene Martin is a supreme professional, a pleasure to work with, and a very tough negotiator - a good thing if she's on your team. 

 

--Pablo F. Fenjves, Bestselling Ghostwriter and Screenwriter (WGA)

 

 

When I carpet-bombed literary agents, asking if any of them would be interested in my true crime manuscript, none of them could be bothered to respond to the email of a no-name no-credit writer. But Sharlene Martin saw something that those other agents couldn't see: a...

Sharlene understands her clients more than any other literary agent I've worked with. For us it was all about trust. Publishing a book inspired by my daughters, there was nothing more personal than my children's legacies. Sharlene not only helped us advance our cancer...

"In working with Sharlene as part of her ghostwriting "stable," I've discovered her to be one of the few agents who gives authors what they so desperately need: a clear, honest view of the publishing business and their prospects. She doesn't pull punches, gives authors...

Sharlene really has her finger on the pulse of the book industry and a real understanding of the needs of aspiring authors.

- Kathleen Thorne, Adult Programming Coordinator, Kitsap Regional Library

 

Sharlene is professional, sharp, hardworking, focused and determined. When she's your agent she's also the best advocate your book could ever have. When Jeff Matovic and I set out to get our upcoming book, "Ticked" sold to a high-quality company we didn't know a thing...

In addition to being an incredible joy, Sharlene's passion, zest and gusto make her a tour de force. I have Sharlene to thank for helping to create the true crime TV series, Deadly Sins. Sharlene's comprehensive understanding, extensive contacts and the respect she com...

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