The Directory of Literary Agents
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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.
Aliza R. Hoover
Aliza R. Hoover is a literary agent with The CAT Agency, Inc. She began her Publishing career at Candlewick Press, where she spearheaded & coordinated illustrator searches and negotiated illustrator contracts. With a degree in Classics and a background in visual art, she is passionate about storytelling and the magical place where words and images collide. She is incredibly grateful to have joined the CAT Agency family, and excited to support artists & creators in bringing stories into the world.
Aliza grew up homeschooled and barefoot in the woods, and has lived in Finland and Scotland before returning to her home state of Massachusetts where she lives with her partner John (who is a spreadsheet magician) and their cat Corryvreckan (who is Aliza’s familiar). Outside of books, Aliza is a multimedia photographer, tarot enthusiast, and amateur circus performer.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: Graphic Novel * Middle Grade Fiction * Picture Book *
NONFICTION: Juvenile *
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