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Guide to Literary Agents 2001

570 Agents Who Sell What You Write (Guide to Literary Agents)

by Donya Dickerson

  • 238 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Writers Digest Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Publishing industry,
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Creative Writing,
  • Reference,
  • United States,
  • Language,
  • USA,
  • Literary agents,
  • Publishing,
  • Canada,
  • Authorship,
  • Booksellers and bookselling,
  • Directories

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8788730M
    ISBN 101582970114
    ISBN 109781582970110

      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 . Jeff Herman’s Guide to Book Publishers, Editors, & Literary Agents is another helpful resource. Good online sources to use to cross-check for information are AgentQuery and Query Tracker. They’re free, and they do “vet” the agents they list.

    About Guide to Literary Agents The Best Resource Available for Finding a Literary Agent! No matter what you’re writing–fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children–you need a literary agent to get the best book deal possible from a traditional publisher. Guide to Literary Agents is your essential resource for finding that literary agent and getting a contract with one of the country's top p No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children--you need a literary agent to get the best book deal possible from a /5.

    Read a book. A second approach (and the method that most aspiring writers use) is to examine the agency listings in published directories. The three most useful directories for book authors are: Writer's Guide to Book Editors, Publishers, and Literary Agents, Jeff Herman Prima Publishing Paperback, pages ISBN   Historical Books. Travel Books. Business Books. Articles. Humor in Nonfiction. Creative Nonfiction. Grammar. Revising & Editing. Write Better Poetry. Poetry Prompts. Poetic Forms. New Literary Agent Alert: Marlo Berliner of The Jennifer de Chiara Literary Agency. By .


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Guide to Literary Agents Agents Who Sell What You Write (Agents Directory) Paperback – January 1, by Donya Dickerson (Editor) out of 5 stars 3 ratings5/5(3). Also provided are invaluable interviews with James Kearns (screenwriter of the film John Q), Brad Thor (Guide to Literary Agents success-story and author of the thriller The Lions of Lucerne), and agent Jandy Nelson, who advises you on networking at writer's conferences, meeting agents and pitching your book /5(13).

With the best and most up-to-date listings of key book publishing insiders, Writer's Guide to Book Editors, Publishers, and Literary Agents gets you past the reject piles and into the hands of the right people. This one-of-a-kind reference gives you names, addresses, and phone numbers of hundreds of editors and agents and tells you how to win them over/5(21).

In Jeff Herman's Guide to Book Publishers, Editors & Literary Agents you’ll find: Invaluable information about publishers and imprints; Independent book editors who can help make your book publisher-friendly; Methods for spotting a scam before it’s too late; Methods to becoming a confident partner in the business of publishing your book/5(32).

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Jeff Herman opened his literary agency in the mids while in his mids. He has made nearly one-thousand book deals, including many bestsellers. His own books include JEFF HERMAN’S GUIDE TO PUBLISHERS, EDITORS & LITERARY AGENTS (more thancopies sold), and WRITE THE PERFECT BOOK PROPOSAL (coauthored with Deborah Herman).

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To help you navigate the mysteries of the agency agreement, we’ve compiled a guide of key points for you to keep in mind. For a complete guide, consult Literary Marketplace. And for a more granular subject search, consult your favored search engine with the keywords "literary agent" and "[whatever might be your subject]" This latter move is very time consuming, but it will render several names of agents not listed in this s: This Guide to Literary Agents is a 9-part introduction to book agents: what they are, what they do, and how they ’ll explore the pros and cons of hiring a book agent, find out how agents get paid, and learn the requirements to be an agent.

You’ll even learn a brief history of agents and, perhaps most important, find out if you need an agent. List of Literary Agents – Use our free lists of book agents in our literary agencies database for all Book Agents Near Me searches.

For example, you can use the list to find Literary Agencies and Publishing Agents in NYC, Literary Agencies and Book Agents in California, and more. Our literary agent lists have information about both new and established author representatives seeking.

This one-page letter must masterfully sell. Write it poorly and an agent will assume your book is also poorly written. It must stimulate and intrigue to secure your all-important first date. A Query Letter Format That Makes Agents Take Notice 1—Speaks to a specific person.

Get the agent’s name and title right. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Other Titles: guide to literary agents + agents who sell what you write.

Since this guide and the book proposal template were meant to be complementary, we recommend perusing them side-by-side, or one after the other. Bear in mind that this template is only a general guide: in truth, there isn’t a one-size-fit-all for a proposal. So this book proposal template is meant to give you a bird-eye’s view of the process.

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How I Got My Agent: J.R.H. Lawless. Author J.R.H. Lawless shares how he landed his literary agent, Marisa Corvisiero of the Corvisiero Literary Agency, while getting his novel, Always Greener, published. If you want to publish your book the traditional way, you’ve most likely thought about literary agents.

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. Learn more about the two annual writing guides that Chuck used to edit: The Guide to Literary Agents and the Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market (the editions are his most recent).

For ten years he also edited the Guide to Literary Agents Blog, one of the biggest blogs in publishing. 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. 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 's authors have gotten six-figure book deals, been on the NYT bestseller list, and published with houses such as Random.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.Without a doubt, those in the know about literary agents will highly recommend Writer's Guide to Book Editors, Publishers, and Literary Agents – by Jeff Herman ($), Prima Publishing, P.O.

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