FOR WEB Jody business closeupJODY REIN, literary agent and publishing coach, former executive editor with divisions of Penguin/Random and Harper/Collins. Agency projects, primarily nonfiction, include bestseller and Fox Studios movie The Big Year by Mark Obmascik, bestseller sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating my Teenage Daughter by Bruce Cameron, and perennial bestseller You Can Draw in 30 Days by Mark Kistler. The Jody Rein Books agency is small and select and works mostly with nonfiction writers who have established careerrs in journalism or deep subject matter expertise, but Judy occasionally co-agents literary and suspense fiction. Jody also offers coaching, platform and website development and editorial services through her consulting company AuthorPlanet.

Jody will be participating in the Agent Round tables, Agent Panel and teaching Book Proposals: How to Makes Yours a Knockout at the 2016 Conference.