| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Amy Berkower

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

Erica Bauermeister, Nalini Jones, Erica Jong, Ken Follett

Submission Guidelines

Send a query letter of no more than two pages, which includes your credentials, an explanation of what makes your book unique and special, and a synopsis. Include a self-addressed stamped envelope for a reply via postal mail. Response time is generally six to eight weeks. Please mention the Poets & Writers database as a reference.

Tips From the Agent

I am currently looking to expand my list of literary fiction.  

Back to Literary Agent Database Listings


Is there a fee for working with agents or do they get part of the commission from the book sales?


Is strong journalism and column writing considered when judging the talent of a writer seeking to branch out into more creative areas?


If I’m a hermit by choice (find crowds draining, don’t do public speaking well), how does that reduce my chances of being published? Would an agent and/or publisher see that as a marketing...

See More

Speakeasy Search

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2016. All Rights Reserved