I’ve been reading through literary agent listings in which they give the genres they’re interested in. The little parenthetical notes can be pretty amusing…

“…psychology, self-help, politics, women’s fiction (no bodice rippers, please), young adult…”

“sci-fi, fantasy, (no vampires), children’s, young adult…”

“pop culture, film history (no channeling dead celebrities, and I’m not joking), how-to…”