Samantha Bagood is the founder of Samantha B. Literary, which helps ambitious dreamers, diverse leaders, and creative visionaries move the world with their stories by developing their skills, strength, and strategy needed to thrive in their writing and publishing journey.
As a former literary agent, she’s worked with award-winning and New York Times Bestselling authors and negotiated 5- and 6-figure book deals with major publishers, including Penguin Random House and Macmillan. She’s also been a freelance writer and book reviewer.
Today, as a Story Coach, Writing Mentor, and Publishing Consultant, she brings a decade of book publishing experience, a degree in creative writing, plus years of freelancing to serve her clients comprehensively and holistically.
Questions you may want to ask Samantha include:
Do I need a literary agent, editor, or a coach first?
I’ve had this book idea for a while… What should be my first step?
Is traditional publishing or self-publishing right for me?
What does a literary agent do?
I finished writing my book…now what?
Learn more about Samantha or connect with her during her GURU hours, in-person at Hera Hub Irvine every Monday from 2pm-3pm.
Schedule a call with Samatha: https://calendly.com/samantha-bagood/hh-guru-hours-online