Keely Boeving is an Agent with WordServe Literary. After receiving her B.A. in English from the University of Virginia, she went on to attend the Denver Publishing Institute and then began her career in New York working in the editorial departments of Bloomsbury and Oxford University Press, where she acquired books for the trade history list. She moved back to Denver, Colorado, in 2014 and began her own freelance editorial company, Keely Boeving Editorial Services, before joining WordServe the following year. She acquires primarily nonfiction, as well as select adult, YA, and middle grade fiction for the Christian and general markets. She lives in Denver with her husband and their newborn twins.
Between our four agents, WordServe Literary offers more than 50 years of experience in all aspects of helping authors get published with traditional publishers. At her appointments, Keely Boeving is looking for smart, well-crafted nonfiction in the areas of Christian Living, spiritual transformation, devotion and worship, and women’s topics including motherhood, relationships and marriage, work-life balance, and calling. She also has an interest in memoir, social justice, and religious studies; as well as projects from diverse and under-represented voices. For more information on her fellow agents at WordServe, please visit http://www.wordserveliterary.com/.