Books & Such Literary Agent Barb Roose loves partnering with aspiring and established authors to achieve their publishing career goals. With experience as an award-winning pharmaceutical sales representative and executive leader in the megachurch environment, Barb embraces the challenges and opportunities that agenting in Christian publishing offers. As an author, Barb understands the tensions and triumphs embedded in the publishing process. Her heartbeat is helping others achieve their goals as well as increasing representation and publishing opportunities for people of color. Barb represents both adult fiction and nonfiction with an emphasis on nonfiction. She welcomes queries that meet agency submission guidelines at