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Leigh Feldman

Literary Agency: 
Leigh Feldman Literary

New York, New York
(646) 794-4296
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing:
Autobiography/Memoir, Historical, Literary Fiction, and Narrative Nonfiction
Clients Include: 

Judy Budnitz, Matt Burgess, Andrea Chapin, Sarah Dessen, Parnaz Foroutan, Danielle Ganek, T. J. Forrester, Amy Greene, Jessi Kirby, Beth McMullen, Patrick O'Keeffe, Robin Reul, Misa Sugiura, Alexander Weinstein, Ursula Werner, Kenneth Wishnia.

Submission Guidelines

In order to submit your work for consideration, please send your query letter and the first ten pages of the manuscript or proposal to query@lfliterary.com.

Tips From the Agent

I like it when a writer tells me why they are querying me, in particular; it shows they have done their homework and they understand the kind of book they've written. The best queries manage to be both concise and elegantly written, and at the same time present a compelling conflict at the heart of their story. 

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