Victoria Wells Arms, Literary Agent
Victoria’s career began as an editor at Dial Books for Young Readers, G. P. Putnam's Sons and then Bloomsbury USA's Children's Division, where she was the founding Editorial Director and Associate Publisher. In 2013 Victoria started her own agency, Wells Arms Literary LLC, where she represents authors of children's books of all ages, select adult authors, food authors, and many talented picture book illustrators. In 2019 Victoria received an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She is a frequent speaker and panelist for AWR, SCBWI and is an industry consultant at Vermont College of Fine Arts.
Wells Arms Literary became part of the Hannigan Getzler Literary Agency in 2022.
Victoria is a member of the AAR, PEN America, and SCBWI.
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