Molly O’Neill

Literary Agency: 
Root Literary
617 South Olive Street
Suite 1207
Los Angeles, CA 90014
(213) 425-3660
Accepts E-mail Queries: 
Interested in Representing: 
Fiction, Young Adult
Clients Include: 
Molly B. Burnham, Temre Beltz, Emily Dove, Rob Justus, Emmy Kastner, Adib Khorram, Taryn Knight,  Lynne Kelly, Donalyn Miller, Faith Pray, K.J. Reilly, Blythe Russo, Sarah Sax, John Schu, Colby Sharp, Jane Solomon, Molly Walsh

Submission Guidelines

If you are seeking representation, please send a query letter plus the first 10 pages of your completed manuscript in the body of an e-mail to No attachments.

If you wish to query one agent in specific, please include that agent’s name in the subject line of your e-mail.

We are not accepting submissions for screenplays or poetry. No paper, phone, or in-person pitches, please. For more details, please see the submission guidelines on the Root Literary website.

Tips From the Agent

Please see the Root Literary website for more information about the genres I represent and what I’m actively seeking.