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Leigh Feldman

Literary Agency: 
Writers House
21 West 26th Street
New York, New York 10010
(212) 685-2400
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing:
Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Historical, and Literary Fiction
Clients Include: 

Judy Budnitz, Matt Burgess, Sarah Dessen, Danielle Ganek, T. J. Forrester, Amy Greene, Jessi Kirby, Beth McMullen, Patrick O'Keeffe, Kenneth Wishnia

Submission Guidelines

Send a query letter with the first ten pages of the manuscript via e-mail to jgarnett@writershouse.com.

Tips From the Agent

I like it when a writer tells me why they are querying me, in particular; it shows they have done their homework and they understand the kind of book they've written. The best queries manage to be both concise and elegantly written, and at the same time present a compelling conflict at the heart of their story. 

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