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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|
|Matt McGowan||Frances Goldin Literary Agency, Inc.||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Historical, Humor, Journalism/Investigative Reporting, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Pop Culture|
|Rob McQuilkin||Lippincott Massie McQuilkin||Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Historical|
|Zoë Pagnamenta||The Zoë Pagnamenta Agency, LLC||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Nonfiction|
|Adam Schear||DeFiore and Company||Commercial Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Political, Pop Culture|
|Peter Steinberg||The Steinberg Agency||Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Historical, Humor, Narrative Nonfiction, Pop Culture|
|Emma Sweeney||Emma Sweeney Agency LLC||Historical, Humor, Literary Fiction|
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