Get to Know an Agent in Attendance: Garrett Alwert of Emerald City Literary Agency

Screen Shot 2019-02-28 at 9.15.19 PM.pngGarrett Alwert is an associate literary agent with Emerald City Literary Agency.

He and the agency represent young adult and middle grade — specifically in the areas of romance, thriller/mystery, magical realism and sci-fi (no kidlit fantasy for him).

Prior to joining Emerald City Literary, Garrett graduated from Washington State University with a degree in business. He played professional baseball and worked as a contractor until he found his true passion in publishing. In 2016 he began interning for Mandy Hubbard then became Agency Assistant before being promoted to Associate Agent. A long-time book lover Garrett can be found reading just about anything he can get his hands on. He is currently co-representing multiple authors alongside co-agent Mandy Hubbard.