Literary Agencies and Agents – USA Directory and Database 2019
Use the 2019 literary agencies directory and literary agents database to find a literary agent for your book. Our List of Book Agents includes author representatives for all book genres. You can use database for all Publishing Agents Near Me searches such as: NYC Publishing Agents, California Publishing Agents, and Atlanta Publishing Agents. The official Directory of Literary Agents™ also includes all Black Publishing Agents. Our list of book agents and agencies is the most comprehensive database in print or online. You can use the directory to find new and established book agents seeking new clients, including the Best Publishing Agents at the Top Publishing Agencies.
The literary agency directory includes all writer representatives with large publishing agencies as well as boutique literary agencies. Lastly, you can search our literary agency database by both genre and sub-genre. Authors of fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books have gotten representation using our Book Agent Directory & Database. That includes offers from top book agents and agencies such as: Bill Contardi, Sarah Jane Freymann, Mark Gottlieb, Felicia Eth, Harvey Klinger, Jill Marr, Don Fehr, Stephany Evans, Matthew Carnicelli, Jennifer Di Chiara, Jim Hart, and more.
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Most literary agent directories (print and online) are outdated, incomplete, and filled with mistakes. If you rely on that information to research literary agencies, you’re going to hurt your chances of getting published. Enter your name and email address below to enter the official publishing agents directory.
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List of Literary Agents – Finding the Right Literary Agency
Our literary agencies database includes all literary agents seeking new writers.
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In addition to providing the 2019 literary agencies directory on this website, we provide other resources to help writers find book agents. Once you enter your first name and email address in the form above, you’ll also have access to the following:
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Top Literary Agencies
Authors who’ve used our literary agency database have gotten offers from publishing agencies such as:
- Trident Media Group
- Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency
- Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents, Inc.
- Felicia Eth Literary Representation
- Hartline Literary Agency
- Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency
- Harvey Klinger Literary Agency
- Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency
- Matthew Carnicelli Literary Agency
- And too many more to list here
The Best Literary Agents
Writers who’ve used our literary agency directory have gotten offers from literary agents such as:
- Bob Diforio
- Don Fehr
- Helen Zimmerman
- Jennifer Lyons
- Jim Hart
- Sarah Jane Freymann
- Stephane Tade
- Stephany Evans
- Susan Schulman
- And too many more to list here
Literary Agencies – Browse Literary Agency Listings
The Edite Kroll Literary Agency is located in Maine. Enter your information in the form to the right for FREE INSTANT ACCESS to the Directory of Literary Agents™. It's the most comprehensive (and accurate) list of literary agencies in the world, with detailed profiles...
Lynn C. Franklin Associates, Ltd. is a literary agency that represents primarily non-fiction - including memoir, biography, current affairs, spirituality, psychology/self-help, alternative medicine - and is, more recently, expanding its list in the fields of literary,...
Erin Murphy Literary Agency was founded in 1999 and has established a strong reputation in the children's publishing industry. Erin Murphy Literary Agency is a leading U.S. children's book agency headquartered in southern Maine. We focus on connections—between writer...
J de S Associates was founded by Jacques de Spoelberch in 1975, after being an editor at Houghton Mifflin both in Boston and New York, and having been the first Editorial Director of International Literary Management in New York. Mr. de Spoelberch's interests, as...
Red Sofa Literary is the celebration of the quirky, eclectic ideas in our exciting literary community. Realizing that the best ideas come via engaging conversations and over good coffee, while sometimes relaxing in a colorful lounger. Enter your information in the...
The Betsy Nolan Literary Agency, founded in 1980 by publicity maven, Betsy Nolan. When a client gave her the manuscript for THIN THIGHS IN 30 DAYS, Betsy knew it was too good an idea not to sell herself. The book went on to become an international mega-bestseller and...
Founded in 1983, Robin Straus Agency, Inc. is a full service literary agency representing a select group of authors. We believe the agent-author relationship should be a long one, extending well beyond the initial contractual negotiations, into the various phases of...
Mansion Street Literary Management is a young agency but we're eating our veggies and growing stronger every day. Stick around, we'll amaze you. Enter your information in the form to the right for FREE INSTANT ACCESS to the Directory of Literary Agents™. It's the most...
The Jill Grosjean Literary Agency is located in New York. Enter your information in the form to the right for FREE INSTANT ACCESS to the Directory of Literary Agents™. It's the most comprehensive (and accurate) list of literary agencies in the world, with detailed...
The Gavin Agency is a literary agency located in Virginia. Enter your information in the form to the right for FREE INSTANT ACCESS to the Directory of Literary Agents™. It's the most comprehensive (and accurate) list of literary agencies in the world, with detailed...