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Erin Young

Erin Young - Editor

Los Angeles

Experienced writer, editor and agent with an MFA in Creative Writing. I have experience editing New York Times bestselling authors.


I'm a literary agent, experienced writer, and freelance editor. I solve fictional and nonfictional problems.

Adventure Anthologies Children's - Middle Grade Children's Picture Books Classics Comics & Graphic Novels Crime & Mystery Fantasy Historical Fiction Holiday Horror Humor & Comedy Inspirational LGBTQ Literature Science Fiction Thriller

Work experience

Literary Agent

Dystel, Goderich & Bourret LLC

December, 2014 – Present (about 2 years)

As a literary agent, I represent books to sell at publishing houses. I also do copy-edits for the agency.


The Industry

February, 2014 – Present (almost 3 years)

Co-wrote the libretto for the critically acclaimed "Hopscotch" opera in Los Angeles.

Review from the New Yorker:


tNY Press

January, 2013 – September, 2014 (over 1 year)

Read and selected short story entries.
Edited various essays and books.
Collaborated with marketing and sales.

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