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.
Claire Oleson is a literary agent with Vicky Bijur Literary Agency. She joined the Vicky Bijur Agency in 2023 after working at several literary agencies, including Compass Talent and Union Literary. She is interested in literary fiction with experimental and speculative bends. She is particularly excited by queer voices, Midwestern settings, and unique approaches to the form of the contemporary novel.
She is a 2020-2021 Center for Fiction Writing Fellow and a graduate of Kenyon College.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: Commercial * Crime/Detective/Police * Gay/Lesbian Fiction * Literary * Mystery * Suspense * Thriller * Women’s Fiction *
NONFICTION: Art * Biography * Cooking/Cookbook * Food/Drinks * Health/Wellness * Journalism * Memoir * Photography *
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