Thriller literary agents open to submissions writers digest. Watson little a long established literary agency which. If youre an author who believes you have written a bestseller, you will need a literary agent to help you sell your book to a publisher. May 28, 2019 literary agent alerts are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. Emma wood are not accepting submissions at this time.
Agents to find childrens literary agents accepting submissions for fiction and. Home find usa book agents looking for new writers list of literary agents. We want to discover new voices in all genres of fiction with regard to nonfiction, we are also interested in cookery, lifestyle, and spirituality. We strongly recommend electronic submissions as it is a faster and easier way for you to submit.
The type of books theyre looking for the type of books they read when theyre not working personal. Before you approach any agent, you should be aware of how to write a good query letter. Fraser ross associates, 62 wellington place, edinburgh eh6 7eq. Submissions contact watson, little are a longestablished literary agency which handles a wide range of fiction and nonfiction for adults, young adults and children. The lindsay literary agency is always on the look out for exciting projects from both debut authors and published writers. Natalie grazian is currently accepting queries for commercial, upmarket, and literary adult fiction. Since that time, the industry has grown to such an extent that there are now believed to be over literary agencies across the country. If an sae is not included all material is automatically shredded and recycled after two months of receipt.
We highly recommend you read our full guide to finding a literary agent and make sure you do your research before writing a query letter or contacting any literary agents. But getting an agent is not as simple as calling up, sending an email or even mailing your script. That said, it is very important that you follow our submission guidelines precisely. Overall, fuse agents may take 48 weeks to respond to queries and then additional time for submissions. Have you written a work of literary fiction and need an editor to help you get it ready for submitting to agents and publishers. List of literary agents 20192020 book agents looking for. Please email a 12 page synopsis of your work and a brief biography and we will advise whether we want to see more material. So, thats our list of 21 top us literary agents accepting submissions. Submissions glass literary management literary agency. Remember that a query is a business letter and your introduction. Email submissions to submissions at wsherman dot com.
February 23, 2018 by shikha pandey 1 comment us literary agents accepting submissions. If you would like to submit by mail we do accept those submissions and the. Your query letter should be no more than four paragraphs, provide a bio, your pitch, and your publishing credentials or other expertise. This in itself makes collating them into a database a challenging enterprise for anyone. We tend to dive straight into the writing before looking at an authors covering letter and so it is the story that captures us first. It does not mean your work is unpublishable, just that its not right for us.
We do not accept simultaneous submissions that have been sent to other agents at trident media group. That said, im taking a week off the literary agent alerts to share this. The agency is also interested in young adult and childrens fiction early readers and middle grade. The standen literary agency is currently accepting submissions. Aug 27, 2019 just as authors tend to specialize in one or two genres, agents find niches and specialize in a handful of genres. Please note that no submissions will be accepted by hand or in person unless requested. Learn the correct word count for novels and childrens books here. If you receive an offer of representation from another agent and we havent yet replied, please do email back and let us know. Christina clifford union literary is looking for literary fiction and narrative nonfiction in the genres of historical biography, memoir, business, and science. The ethan ellenberg literary agency, literary agent. Often when we read submissions we feel like the work is a draft away from when it should have been sent to us. Transatlantic agents do not handle submissions of stage plays, musicals or screenplays except those related to our clients and submissions in those fields will not be considered. Be sure to check out our list of 21 uk literary agents accepting submissions via email. April 7, 2020 3 agents seeking lgbtq fiction and nonfiction.
If you want to check on the status of a submission a polite email to the address you submitted to is the best way. We are not accepting submissions for screenplays or poetry. The agency does not accept submissions for screenplays, poetry, fiction. If you are querying a particular agent, please reference their name first in your submission. Do not query more than one agent at our agency simultaneously. In this post, ive collected recently shared agent spotlights with literary agents who are accepting thriller submissions.
Please do not query multiple agents at the agency simultaneously if you dont receive a response to your query within 46 weeks it means a no from the agency. So youre seeking a literary agent who can shop your manuscript for you. Once you have managed to contact the agent, be confident in your material and yourself. They accept literary fiction in the form of a novel, novella or collection of short stories. We are always searching for new and original literary talent.
Whats even more frustrating is that many of the big name publishing houses dont accept submissions directly from the author. In fiction our agents specialize in romance, mystery, suspense, thrillers, science. Our list of 108 literary agents accepting submissions from writers is a great place to begin. If your project is declined you may then querysubmit to a different agent at our agency. Bookends agents are always looking for fresh new material from both published and unpublished authors.
Seeking middle grade, young adult, science fiction and fantasy as well as howto and. Do not query multiple agents at fuse simultaneously. Taylor is looking for young adult and adult fiction to include contemporary fantasy. The oldest literary agency in the united states was established in 1893.
If you have the opportunity to pitch one of our agents at a conference or online event, please let them know if material is already on submission with another agent at our agency. The kane literary agency is a dynamic and established agency based in london. Before submitting to us, we ask that you read our submission guidelines to better ensure that the work youre sending is right for bookends and that what you send is as rejectionproof as you can make it. Following our submission guidelines will lead to your work being considered by our agency, if you do not follow the guidelines your submission will be discarded. Before submitting anything to an agent, read their submission requirements. I dont personally know of any literary agents who handle children as clients. Literary agents for childrens books 20192020 use our free list of literary agents to find childrens literary agents accepting submissions for fiction and nonfiction. Coffee house press is an independent book publisher and arts nonprofit based in minneapolis, mn. This allows more time for reading and consideration of submissions. Its us and canadian agents are active members of the aar or pacla.
List of literary agents 20192020 book agents looking. Gill mclay bath literary agency, uk is interested in childrens books. Natalie grazian, an associate literary agent at martin literary management, is seeking adult fiction clients. Heres a list of 100 literary agents accepting submissions, detailing the genres they represent and those they dont, submission guidelines, and other information taken from their websites, using direct quotes whenever possible. Julie barer, the book group, commercial fiction, literary fiction. She is also accepting submissions in select areas of nonfiction, specifically in. You may also be interested in our list of literary managers. We receive a large number of submissions and because of that please note the following terms and conditions apply when making a submission. We personally read everything that is submitted to the agency and represent authors based all over the world.
Thats why we put together this list of literary agents representing science fiction and fantasy who are currently accepting open submissions for manuscripts from scifi and fantasy authors. We accept unsolicited manuscripts from usa and all over the world, meaning no literary agent is needed. Please read each individual agent profile below to help determine who is best suited to your project. Once you submit a query, you will receive an automated response confirming receipt and noting our current turnaround time for response. I emailed 19 new literary agents seeking to build their client list, and got the inside dish from each of them. After the expiration of a 30day period following a submission to a trident media group literary agent, you may make a submission to another agent at trident media group. We are also interested in literary fiction as long as it has a strong narrative. To submit material for consideration, please send the material to. Submission guidelines the ethan ellenberg literary agency. Literary agent alerts are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. If youre not sure how to properly contact a literary agent or write a query letter, make sure to read our detailed guide on how to get a.
Literary agency represents both fiction and nonfiction in a variety of categories. We offer a complete list of uk literary agents, with links to detailed profile summaries for each agent. If you are in prison or have restricted access to a computer we will also accept submissions by letter, please make it clear when you are submitting that this the case. Submissions can be made by agents or authors directly. Maria vicente literary agent maria is acquiring childrens fiction, nonfiction for readers of all ages, and illustrated books. List of literary agents 20192020 book agents looking for new. We do not accept or respond to phone, paper or social media queries. Here are 20 literary agents actively seeking writers and their writing. We do not collect submissions for which insufficient postage has been paid. We will respond to all enquiries as quickly as possible, usually within a week.
When submitting by email, the email itself is the covering letter. Jun 26, 2017 publishers accepting submissions from authors now. Please note that i am not recommending any of these literary agents or agencies, just listing information. The correct query letter is crucial to getting your book noticed.883 1484 1470 1192 861 1060 463 1300 718 1582 774 1150 1391 1259 539 1102 515 1272 1338 1226 180 1011 1025 985 1373 594 1423 330 621 249 332 893 555 541 139 764