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Jay Mandel

Literary Agency: 
William Morris Endeavor
11 Madison Avenue
18th Floor
New York, New York 10010
(212) 586-5100
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing:
Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Fiction, and Nonfiction
Clients Include: 

J. J. Abrams, Nick Santora, Ellen Ullman

Submission Guidelines

Send a query letter via e-mail. Include a bio and a description of the work. If we're interested, a manuscript will be requested. Reporting time varies.

Tips From the Agent

"I like to know how writers see their work in the context of the marketplace. Which books are reminiscent of their own, why the success of certain titles or authors may bode well for them. I’m otherwise all about the facts. I don’t like elaborate attempts to be charming. I want to know what’s on offer. We can both preserve our charm for a later date."

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