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.
Emma Patterson is a literary agent with Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents. She represents fiction ranging from dark, literary novels to historical and upmarket fiction; narrative non-fiction that includes memoir, investigative journalism, and popular history; and young adult fiction along similar lines. She is drawn to both domestic and far-flung settings (while remaining on Earth) that are original and transporting. She is looking for fresh, lyrical, and voice-driven writing, suspenseful plots, emotional narratives, and unforgettable characters.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: General Fiction * Historical * Literary * Suspense * Upmarket Fiction * Young Adult Fiction *
NONFICTION: History * Investigative * Journalism * Memoir * Narrative *
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