Sera Rivers

Speilburg Literary Agency

Sera Rivers (she/her) is a Literary Agent at Speilburg Literary Agency. She represents middle grade, young adult, graphic novels (author/illustrator only), and select picture books. She holds an MFA in writing for children from Simmons University. Prior to agenting, she worked in educational publishing for seven years and launched Avenue A Books, a children’s book imprint at Center for Responsive Schools. As Avenue A’s acquiring and managing editor, she worked with new and established children’s book writers and illustrators to create picture books and middle grade graphic novels. Sera lives in Western Massachusetts with her partner. When she’s not reading, writing, or story slamming, she can be found running all over New England training for her next ultramarathon.

Submissions Closed

Subject Focus

Children’s: Graphic Novel
Children’s: Middle Grade Fiction
Children’s: Middle Grade Non-Fiction
Children’s: Picture Book
Children’s: Young Adult Fiction
Children’s: Young Adult Non-Fiction



Years of Industry Experience

May 2022

Member Since

Submission Requirements

How to successfully present your work

Only open to submissions through referrals, pitch event, and conference attendees.