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.
Chip Rice is a literary agent with WordLink, Incorporated. He worked in education before transitioning to agenting by way of freelance editing and manuscript assessment. He lives in Pennsylvania with his wife and teen sons.
Chip is looking for upmarket and accessible literary fiction for adults and teens, with particular interest in characters and stories informed by an author’s personal experience. His tastes are eclectic and anchored by extraordinary writing. Chip prefers contemporary realism but is open to considering historical settings, lite speculative elements, and the occasional YA fantasy. Memoir and platform-driven nonfiction for adults and teens is also considered.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: Contemporary * General Fiction * Historical * Literary * Middle Grade Fiction * Upmarket Fiction * Young Adult Fiction *
NONFICTION: General Nonfiction * Memoir * Middle Grade * Young Adult *
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