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The Literary Agents list includes agents and literary agencies that represent poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers, plus details about the kind of books they're interested in representing, their clients, and the best way to contact them.
|Name||Literary Agency||Interested in Representing|
|Rayhané Sanders||WSK Management LLC||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Adam Schear||DeFiore and Company||Commercial Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Political, Pop Culture|
|Deborah Schneider||Gelfman Schneider Literary Agency Inc.||Commercial Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Nonfiction|
|Denise Shannon||Denise Shannon Literary Agency, Inc.||Autobiography/Memoir, Healing/Health, Journalism/Investigative Reporting, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Political|
|Samantha Shea||Georges Borchardt, Inc.||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Eric Simonoff||William Morris Agency||Autobiography/Memoir, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Anna Stein||Aitken Alexander Associates, LLC||Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Douglas Stewart||Sterling Lord Literistic, Inc.||Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Andrew Stuart||The Stuart Agency||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction|
|Emma Sweeney||Emma Sweeney Agency LLC||Historical, Humor, Literary Fiction|
Poets & Writers is here to help. This handbook provides everything you need to know about finding the perfect literary agent to represent you and your work.
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