The Directory of Literary Agents
7 Insider Secrets to Get a Top Agent, Publisher, and Book Deal
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Literary Agent Directory
Important: Visit each agent’s website (links in their listings below) to see if they’re open to submissions before querying.
Alice Speilburg is a literary agent and founder of the Speilburg Literary Agency. She is the founding agent of Speilburg Literary and has worked in book publishing for more than a decade. She represents narrative nonfiction and commercial fiction for adults and YA readers.
Her first editing gig was on the news desk of her college daily, and she is still drawn to compelling nonfiction stories, especially those written by journalists, that deepen our understanding of culture and society. In fiction, she loves a complete immersion read that takes her to another world through the eyes of original characters.
Alice previously worked at John Wiley & Sons, and Howard Morhaim Literary Agency. She has worked with bestselling and award-winning authors, literary and professional societies, and branded content. Alice serves as Vice President on the board of directors for Louisville Literary Arts, and spends her weekends hiking with her husband and two sons.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: Action/Adventure * Commercial * Contemporary * Crime/Detective/Police * Fantasy * Gay/Lesbian Fiction * Historical * Horror * Magical Realism * Multicultural Fiction * Mystery * Science Fiction * Suspense * Thriller * Upmarket Fiction * Western * Women’s Fiction * Young Adult Fiction *
NONFICTION: Biography * Cultural/Social Issues * Dating/Relationship/Sex * Environment * Film/Entertainment * Food/Drinks * Gay/Lesbian * General Nonfiction * Health/Wellness * History * Journalism * Medical/Medicine * Memoir * Multicultural * Music * Narrative * Nature * Pop Culture * Psychology * Science * Sports * Technology * Travel * True Adventure * True Crime * Women’s Issues *
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