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Marly Rusoff

Literary Agency: 
Marly Rusoff Literary Agency
811 Palmer Road
Suite AA
Bronxville, New York 10708
(914) 961-7939
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing:
Fiction, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, and Nonfiction
Clients Include: 

Pat Conroy, Adam Langer, Ron Rash

Submission Guidelines

Submit a query letter via mail or e-mail (include "Query" in the subject line) with a brief summary or synopsis of the project; any pertinent author information, including relevant writing history; and a word or page count. If querying by e-mail, please remember to include a return e-mail address. 

Tips From the Agent

"Query letters should be concise: one or two pages. Please do not direct us to websites. We do not return manuscripts unless original art or other special materials were sent at our request. Therefore, please, no need for return postage! We receive many submissions daily and cannot respond personally to each and every one. Please forgive us if we do not get back to you; our silence is not meant as a slight or a judgment on your work. In the event that your project seems like a good match for our agency, we will contact you as soon as possible."

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