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.
Greg Shaw is a literary agent with the Levine Greenberg Rostan Literary Agency. He is a devoted student of business and economics writing with a passion for both baseball and cricket (go figure), flyfishing and multi-volume works of history and biography. By now you should have clicked on someone else’s photo. He is also the founding writer and editor for Clyde Hill Publishing, and is an agent-at-large with LGR. Greg began his career as a journalist in Oklahoma, and more recently was co-author of the New York Times bestseller Hit Refresh by Satya Nadella (Harper Collins). He was editor and publisher of The Amazon Way books by John Rossman, and has worked on a range of publishing efforts including Bill Gates’ The Road Ahead as well as both the film and book aspects of the documentary, Waiting for Superman. He was CEO and publisher of Seattle’s Crosscut news, an independent editorial site that publishes long-form journalism and e-books. Greg has been a communications and advocacy executive both at Microsoft and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Although Greg loves novels, he does not represent fiction.
This literary agent represents:
NONFICTION: Biography * Business * Economics * History * Money/Finance * Sports *
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