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2002 Guide to Literary Agents

by Rachel Vater

  • 317 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Writer"s Digest Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Directories,
  • Publishing industry,
  • Reference,
  • Creative Writing,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Publishing,
  • United States,
  • Yearbooks & Annuals,
  • Canada,
  • Literary agents

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8788758M
    ISBN 101582970750
    ISBN 109781582970752

    There's no lack of writing how-tos out there, but this one, in its 12th edition, delivers the practical goods: in addition to detailed listings of reputable literary agents, there are guides to. I am a developmental editor with over seventeen years of experience in copyediting, proofreading, consulting, and acquisitions. Having worked for corporate New York publishing houses, independent and boutique presses, and with self-published authors, I have a well-rounded knowledge of book publishing with a core network of relationships with authors, literary agents, and other publishing.

    Little, Brown; 1st edition (July 3, ) year-old Susie Salmon is brutally raped and murdered, the latest victim of a serial killer--the man she knew as her neighbor, Mr. Harvey, and narrates the novel from heaven where she keeps watch over her grieving family and friends, as well as her brazen killer and the sad detective working on her case.   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 .

    Before beginning her own agency in , she worked as an agent at Sterling Lord Literistic, and the Ellen Levine Agency. Elizabeth's main areas of focus include: literary fiction, young adult fiction, narrative nonfiction (especially issue-based books), history, biography, food writing and cookbooks and memoir.   Ed Victor – an honoured literary agent This article is more than 4 years old As one of the books industry’s most glamorous figures is awarded a New Year’s honour, David Barnett looks back at.


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