XANDER STORY SCOUTS are experts in the children’s, bridge, family, and YA markets. We excel at identifying, assessing, and acquiring content and inspiring literary IP for a variety of platforms and global media companies. With long-standing and trusted connections in publishing, we access the most engaging material, new and classic (Charlotte’s Web is one of many), plus share exciting opportunities, iconic and rising-star authors, and the hottest industry trends with our clients. We take pride in connecting your company with the perfect story.
Heather Alexander loves a good story. She has been an industry leader in the kid lit space for decades: as Editorial Director for a premier children’s publisher, editor of numerous bestselling series (including Goosebumps, Fear Street, and Full House), award-winning children’s book author published by all major imprints, founder and programming director for a national Book Festival, and literary consultant for Ghostwriter, an Emmy-winning children’s live action television show. Her deep knowledge of the children’s book and entertainment market combined with her multi-faceted experience has made Heather a sought-after book-to-media scout and acquisition consultant.