In the first installment of a yearlong series on publishing professionals, three literary agent assistants in New York City reveal the inner workings of a literary agency.
An in-depth look at book publishing as seen through the eyes of five literary agents.
Kirby Kim offers valuable counsel on when to query, how to keep revising, and the market value of horror fiction.
A literary agent answers questions from writers about genre, age, costs, and client lists.
The teams behind debut authors Jordy Rosenberg, Nafissa Thompson-Spires, Aja Gabel, Rachel Z. Arndt, and Ruth Joffre.
An agent representing authors such as CJ Hauser and Cecily Wong answers questions about writing in multiple genres, agents’ fees, and publishing work in online journals.
Self-published author Jennifer Ciotta, literary agent Kristin Nelson, and independent publishing entrepreneur Richard Nash discuss the creative opportunities, challenges, and rewards of self-publishing.
An agent answers questions on obtaining the copyright of a self-published novel and seeking a U.S. publisher from abroad.
An agent answers questions on referrals, pitching a self-published book, and what to do if you’re dropped by an agency.
Follow these agents on Twitter to gain insight into their tastes, author lists, and what kind of work they’re currently seeking.