Tamela Hancock Murray

About The Steve Laube Agency

The Steve Laube Agencyis committed to providing top quality guidance to authors and speakers. Our years of experience and success brings a unique service to our clients. We focus primarily in the Christian marketplace and have put together an outstanding gallery of authors and speakers whose books continue to make an impact throughout the world.

 Tamela continues to seek novels with strong romantic elements, whether aimed at CBA mass market or trade book publishers. She is also happy to review sweet, clean stories for the general market. Nonfiction authors with an established platform are more than welcome to meet with Tamela.

Tamela is not seeking speculative, spiritual warfare, children's (fiction or nonfiction), or horror.


About Tamela

Tamela Hancock Murray of The Steve Laube Agency is a literary agent and is ACFW's Agent of the Year for 2017. She brings to her clients her past experience as a bestselling novelist and author of nonfiction as well. Her fiction has been recognized with an RWA Inspirational Readers Choice Award. Tamela has been a literary agent since 2001, joining The Steve Laube Agency in 2011. A native Virginian, she holds a BA with honors in Journalism from Lynchburg College, and lives in Northern Virginia. She and her husband of over 30 years are the parents of two bright and beautiful daughters. An avid reader, Tamela feels blessed by the Lord to have a career in Christian publishing, where she enjoys long-term relationships with key publishing professionals in every top CBA publishing house.