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.
Christina E. Daigneault Orchard Literary Query Method(s): Online Form *Work 817 Broadway Floor 4 New York NY 10003 USAwork
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This literary agent represents:
NONFICTION: Art * Biography * Business * Cooking/Cookbook * Design * Diet/Nutrition * Environment * Fitness * Health/Wellness * History * Lifestyle * Memoir * Mind/Body/Spirit * Nature * Politics * Travel *
Christina Daigneault is a literary agent with Orchard Literary. She is an award-winning publicist, attorney, and public advocate with over a decade of experience leading teams in fast-paced campaigns.
Her career started in the political arena where she worked on U.S. Presidential races, a U.S. Senate and New York Attorney General campaign, and public advocacy for corporations. In these roles, she managed media strategies and expertly handled crisis communications.
Christina then secured her Juris Doctorate degree and practiced law at Schindler, Cohen & Hochman LLP, a top Wall Street firm, where she represented financial institutions and international corporations in complex commercial litigation matters. Christina also served as Chair of the New York City Bar Association’s State Affairs Committee.
Armed with a unique blend of advocacy and media experience, Christina founded Orchard Strategies in 2006 to bring exceptional communications services to lifestyle businesses and top executives. As President and Founder of Orchard Strategies, Christina now manages a thriving international communications practice with a diverse range of clients. Orchard represents iconic cultural institutions, leading technology companies, fashion brands, health and wellness practitioners, law firms, non-profits, as well as the public profiles of CEOs and Executive Directors. Orchard has won accolades and industry awards, including a recent distinction from PRDaily.
In 2013, Christina opened a literary agency—Orchard Literary—to complement Orchard Strategies’ public relations practice and further strengthen the visibility of clients with a marketable expertise.
Christina is regularly called upon to speak about the leadership of women in business, law, and communications. She has been featured in The New York Law Journal, The New York Times, CBS Radio, NY1 News, and NBC News.
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