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Adam Schear

Literary Agency: 
DeFiore and Company
47 East 19th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, New York 10003
(212) 925-7744
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Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing:
Commercial Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Political, and Pop Culture
Clients Include: 

Jen Adams, Scott Bedford, Christian Schoon

Submission Guidelines

Submit a query letter, preferably via e-mail, containing information about the book, bio, and the first five pages in the body of the e-mail. Response time is within four weeks.

Tips From the Agent

“Don't be afraid to let your voice come through in your query. There is so much advice out there on writing query letters, which is great, but I think it's easy to get too wrapped up in guidelines and end up with a query that feels a bit formulaic. A great query will get the important information across while at the same time giving a glimpse into the voice and the nature of your book.”

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