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4 edition of Authors" Guide to Literary Agents found in the catalog.

Authors" Guide to Literary Agents

Michael Legat

Authors" Guide to Literary Agents

by Michael Legat

  • 387 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Robert Hale Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Publishing industry,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11238360M
    ISBN 100709055722
    ISBN 109780709055723
    OCLC/WorldCa33009261

    Now available: The Poets & Writers Guide to Publicity and Promotion, The Poets & Writers Guide to the Book Deal, The Poets & Writers Guide to Literary Agents, The Poets & Writers Guide to MFA Programs, and The Poets & Writers Guide to Writing Contests. More. Mark Gottlieb is a literary agent for Trident Media Group, based in New York City.. He’s represented many New York Times best-selling authors, and helped up-and-coming writers get published.. Some of his recent clients include: “The funniest dad on Twitter,” James Breakwell, author of Only Dead on the Inside: A Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse.

    3. Caryn Wiseman. An agent at Andrea Brown Literary Agency since in Northern California, Caryn has 15 years of experience working with authors and finding talents that stand out. Choosing to work only with authors of young adult, children’s fiction, middle grade fiction and picture books for children, Caryn is interested in great storytelling.   Literary Agents for Children’s Books – Use our free List of Literary Agents to find children’s literary agents accepting submissions for fiction and nonfiction: young adult book agents (YA), middle grade book agents (MG), picture book agents, and chapter book agents. Finding a literary agent for children’s books is easy using our literary agency database.

    New Agent Alert: Erin Clyburn of The Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency. Literary agent alerts (this one is with Erin Clyburn of The Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. In the interest of bolstering the First Amendment’s protection of freedom of expression, the Authors Guild opposes censorship and lends its support to legislation protecting free speech, most recently by urging Congress to pass a federal reporter’s shield law.


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In this interview, author Jacob Tobia discusses making the leap from writing personal essays and op-eds to a full memoir as well as the importance of building a platform to promote your work. No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children--securing a literary agent will help you get the best book deal possible from a traditional publisher.

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Currently Seeking:I'm currently looking for. The Literary Agents list includes agents and literary agencies that represent poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers, plus details about the kind of books they're interested in representing, their clients, and the best way to contact them.

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The Guide to Literary Agents provides comprehensive information for writers seeking an agent for publication their book. In addition to a substantial listing of agents with ample descriptions of genres they seek, the author includes detailed instructions and “how to’s” regarding queries, pitches and other professional expectations agents have that most new writers may not know/5.

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Literary Fiction Agents. Here’s our list of 15 literary fiction book agents who can help you get your book published.

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If you’re looking for a literary agent to represent you and negotiate contracts on your behalf with publishing houses, we’ve compiled a list of 21 top literary agencies you should take a look at.

Read on to learn who these are. MARK MALATESTA is a former literary agent turned author coach. Mark now helps authors of all genres (fiction, nonfiction, and children's books) get top literary agents, publishers, and book deals through his company Literary Agent Undercover and The Bestselling Author.

Mark's authors have gotten six-figure book deals, been on the NYT bestseller list, and published with houses such as Random House.

Description. With Jeff Herman’s Guide to Book Publishers, Editors and Literary Agents you will learn the names and contact information for hundreds of agents and editors, and will be given the “code” for how to win them over.

More comprehensive than ever, this 21st edition will give you all the insider information you need to get published, including how to write knockout pitch letters.Finding a literary agent for your book is a lot easier with the right resources and step-by-step instructions.

You’ll find both in this guide to finding the right book agent. This Guide to Finding a Literary Agent will help you: 1) Locate the most reputable literary agencies, 2) Figure out which book agent is the best fit for you, and 3) Discover the best way to introduce that author.