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Articles from Poet & Writers Magazine include material from the print edition plus exclusive online-only material.

Agents & Editors: Sarah McGrath

M. Allen Cunningham
Sarah McGrath

The editor in chief of Riverhead Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, talks about her start in publishing, acquiring books, editing as a creative process, and more.

Agents & Editors: The Complete Series

Jofie Ferrari-Adler, Michael Szczerban, and M. Allen Cunningham

This series of interviews with nearly forty book editors, publishers, and agents offers a unique look at the past, present, and future of the book industry and what writers can do to thrive in today’s publishing world.