Michele Mortimer

Literary Agency: 
Darhansoff & Verrill Literary Agents
275 Fair Street
Suite 17D
Kingston, NY 12401
(917) 305-1300
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing: 
Autobiography/Memoir, BIPOC Voices, Commercial Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, LGBTQ Voices, Literary Fiction, Love, Narrative Nonfiction, Young Adult
Clients Include: 
Lynda Barry, Charles Baxter, Taylor Branch, David Covell, Chris Crutcher, Jason deParle, Gretel Ehrlich, Arthur Golden, Amy Hempel, Pam Houston, Bill James, Paulette Jiles, Stephen King, William Langewiesche, Bethany McLean, Fae Myenne Ng, Christoph Niemann, Joe Nocera, Daniel Okrent, Annie Proulx, Lee Smith, Neal Stephenson, Abigail Thomas

Submission Guidelines

Please see the agency’s website for more information on submissions.

Tips From the Agent

I’m interested in literary fiction, sophisticated crime and mystery, young adult fiction, and fully-illustrated picture books. Nonfiction interests include music, sports, yoga and mindfulness, animal welfare, feminism, and crime.