Jill Marr / Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency
Jill Marr is an agent at the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.
She graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in English with an emphasis in creative writing and a minor in history. She has a strong media background and over 15 years of publishing experience. She wrote features and ads for Pages, the literary magazine for people who love books, as well as magazine pieces, and promotional features for television and book ads for publishing houses.
After writing ad copy and features for published books for years, she knows how to find the “hook” and sell it. Jill is interested in upmarket, commercial fiction, with an emphasis on mysteries, thrillers and horror, women’s commercial fiction and historical fiction.
Killer Nashville prides itself on the connections made at our annual conference, and we structure the event so authors can easily make connections with agents from leading literary agencies. We’ve near-endless opportunities for you to get one-on-one time with agents and editors, including Network Lunches with Guests of Honor Ellery Adams and J.A. Konrath, the Guest of Honor Dinner and Awards Banquet our daily agent/editor roundtable sessions, and much, much more!