Literary Agents in the US
with comments from some of them


In The Company of Writers makes absolutely no claims
regarding the worthiness of the agents listed here.
All writers are urged to read and heed our comments on Writers Beware.

A

The Christina Arneson Agency
Box 1302
Cathedral Station
New York, NY 10025
All types of fiction including genre

The Axelrod Agency
54 Church Street
Lenox, MA 01240
Tel: 413 637 2000
Full length fiction

Ashbrook & Statzer Literary Agents
625 South 8th Street
Richmond, Indiana 47374
Tel: 765 966-9972 and 962-9856
Fiction, both literary and commercial, and non-fiction

Giles Anderson (Associate Member)
Scott Waxman Agency,Inc.
1650 Broadway
Suite 1011
New York, NY 10019
(Literary, Adult)

Cheryl E. Andrews (Associate Member)
Flora Roberts, Inc.
157 West 57th St.
Penthouse A
New York, NY 10019
(Literary, Adult, Dramatic)

B

Virginia Barber Literary Agency, Inc.
101 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212 255 6515
General fiction

David Black Literary Agency
156 5th Ave.
Ste. 608
New York, NY 10010.
Tel: 212-242-5080

Georges Borchardt Inc.
136 East 57th Street
New York, NY 10022
Tel: 212 753 5785
Full length novels

Brandt & Brandt Literary Agents Inc.
1501 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
Tel: 212 840 5760
Full length fiction

C

*Maria Carvainis Agency, Inc.
235 West End Avenue
New York, NY 10023
Tel: 212 580 1559
All fiction except SF

Faith Childs Literary Agency, Inc.
275 West 96th Street
New York, NY 10025
Tel: 212 662 1232
Literary fiction

Rob Cohen, The Cohen Agency
331 West 57th Street
#176
New York, NY 10019

Frances Collin Literary Agent
PO Box 33
Wayne, PA 19087-0033
Tel: 610 254 0555.
Mysteries, women's fiction, SF, fantasy

Ruth Coben, Inc. Literary Agency
PO Box 7626
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Tel: 415 854 2054.
Quality women's contemporary fiction

*Richard Curtis Associates Inc.
171 East 74th Street
New York, NY 10021
Tel: 212 772 7363
http://www.curtisagency.com
Commercial fiction

Don Congdon Associates, Inc.
156 Fifth Avenue
Suite 625
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212 645 1229
General fiction

Curtis Brown Ltd,
10 Astor Place
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212 473 5400
General fiction

D/E

Joan Daves Agency
21 West 26th Street
NewYork, NY 10010
Tel: 212 685 2663
Full length fiction

Elaine Davie Literary Agency
620 Park Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607
Tel: 716 442 0830
Books by and for women, especially romance

Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency
1155 Camino del Mar
Suite 515
Del Mar, CA 92014
Tel: 619 755 3115
Literary, contemporary fiction, mystery and suspense

Donadio & Ashworth, Inc.
121 West 27th Street
Suite 704
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212 691 8077
Literary fiction

Ann Elmo Agency, Inc.
60 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10165
Tel: 2l2 661 2880
Full length fiction

Felicia Eth
555 Bryant St.
Suite 350
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(Literary, Adult)

Joni Evans
William Morris Agency, Inc.
1325 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
(Literary, Adult)

Mary Evans
Mary Evans, Inc.
242 East Fifth St.
New York, NY 10003
(Literary, Adult) F/G

Mercedes Marx (Associate Member)
Barbara Lowenstein Associates, Inc.
121 West 27th St.
Suite 601
New York, NY 10001
(212) 206-1630
www.lowensteinyost.com
(Literary, Adult)

Sarah Feider (Associate Member)
Barbara Hogenson Agency
165 West End Ave.
Suite 19-C
New York, NY 10023
(Literary, Adult, Dramatic)

Jay Garon Brooke Associates Inc.
101 West 55th Street
Suite 5K
New York, NY 10019
Tel: 212 581 8300
Fiction ... but nothing unsolicited. Shame!

Gelfman Schneider Literary Agents, Inc.
250 West 57th Street
Suite 2515
New York, NY 10107
Tel: 212 245 1993
Adult fiction

Irene Goodman Literary Agency
521 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10175
Tel: 212 682 1978
Fax: 212 490 6502

Sanford J. Greenburger Associates, Inc.
55 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212 206 5600
Fiction

Goodman Associates, Literary Agents
500 West End Avenue
New York, NY 10024
Tel: 212 873 4806
Book length adult fiction

Guild Of Blades Publishing Group
2002 E. Kalamazoo
Lansing, MI 48912
Tel: 517 267-1409
Web site
email: rossjoh1@pilot.msu.edu

H/I

Harrison-Miller & Associates
Submissions Department
P.O. Box 1401
Los Angeles, CA 91376-1401
http://www.harrisonmiller.com

John Hawkins & Associates, Inc.
71 West 23rd Street
Suite 1600
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212 807 7040
General fiction

Heacock Literary Agency, Inc.
Headquarters and Central Office
507 Grand Blvd., PO Box 226
Cloudcroft, NM 88317-0026
rosalie@heacockliteraryagency.com
West Coast Division
1020 Hollywood Way, #439
Burbank, CA 91505
children's fiction and adult non-fiction
Member AAR
does not accept snail mail queries
email queries only: catt@heacockliteraryagency.com
, tom@heacockliteraryagency.com
www.heacockliteraryagency.com

Frederick Hill Associates
1842 Union Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
Tel: 415 921 2910
Full length fiction

IMG Literary
22 East 71st Street
NewYork, NY 10021
Tel: 2l2 772 8900
All fiction except SF

J/K/L

JCA Literary Agency Inc.
Suite 1103
27 West 20th Street
New York, NY 10011
Tel: 212 807 0888
Adult fiction

Ben F. Kamster Ltd
5501 Noble Avenue
Van Nuys, CA 91411
Tel: 8l8 785 4167
Full length novels

Barbara S. Kouts, Literary Agent
PO Box 560
Bellport, NY 11713
Tel: 516 286 1278
Full length fiction

 

J/K/L continued

The Lazear Agency Inc.
430 First Avenue North
Suite 416
Minneapolis MN 55401
Tel: 612 332 8640
Full length adult/young fiction

Lescher & Lescher Ltd
67 Irving Place
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212 529 1790
Full length and short fiction

Ellen Levine Literary Agency Inc.
Suite 1801
15 East 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212 899 0620
Full length literary and commercial fiction

Literary and Creative Artists Agency
3543 Albemarle St., NW
Washington, D.C 20008
Tel: 202 362-4688
Screenplays, literary fiction, and commercial trade non-fiction. We don't do children's material, or poetry.
NOTE: Please do not just blindly choose from any lists you may find on the internet or from books. After you choose an agent, make sure they are a member of AAR. When an agent
accepts you, check him out even further.

Lowenstein-Yost Associates
Mercedes Marx
121 West 27th Street
Suite 601
New York, NY 10001
(212) 206-1630
www.lowensteinyost.com

M/N/O/P

Margret McBride Literary Agency
7744 Fay Avenue
Suite 201
La Jolia, CA 92037
Tel: 619 454 1550
Mainstream fiction

Anita D. McClellan Associates
50 Steams Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617 576 6950
General fiction

McIntosh & Otis Inc.
310 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Tel: 212 687 7400
Literary fiction

Carol Mann Agency
55 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212 206 5635
Psychology, popular history, biography, fiction

Elaine Markson Literary Agency
44 Greenwich Avenue
New York, NY 10011
Tel: 2l2 243 8480
Literary and mainstream commercial fiction

Mildred Marmur Associates Ltd
2005 Palmer Avenue
Suite 127
Larchmont, NY 10538 2469
Tel: 212 949 6055
Literary fiction

The Evan Marshall Agency
6 Tristam Place
Pine Brook, NJ 07058 9445
Tel: 201 882 1122
General fiction

Multimedia Product Development Inc.
410 South Michigan Avenue
Suite 724
Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: 312 922 3063
General fiction and non fiction

*Jean V. Naggar Literary Agency
216 East 75th Street
Suite 1E
New York, NY 10021
Tel: 212 794-1082
Mainstream commercial and literary fiction

L. Perkins Agency (formerly Perkins, Rubie & Associates)
240 W. 35th St.
New York, N.Y. 10001
Tel: (212) 279-1776
Handles dark fiction (social science fiction, horror, dark fantasy and dark literary fiction), as well as nonfiction about sci-fi, horror and fantasy.
Member of AAR

PMA Literary and Film Management, Inc.
132 West 22nd Street - 12th Floor
New York, NY 10011
Tel: 212 929 1222
email pmalitfilm@aol.com
Commercial fiction

QCorp Literary Agency
For complete information, agency contract, recent sales, names, how to submit and so on look at the company's Web site: http://www.qcorplit.com.

R/S/T/U/V

Naomi Wittes Reichstein
The Naomi Reichstein Literary Agency
5031 Foothills Road
Room G
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Approach by letter with SASE only.
Actively seeking high-quality fiction and serious non-fiction for adults, and open to fiction in most genres except for science fiction, horror, romance, and technothrillers.

Renaissance - A Literary Talent Agency
8523 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90069
Tel: 310 289 3636
Full length fiction

Helen Rees Literary Agency
308 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Tel: 617 227-9014
Full length literary fiction

Rosenstone/Wender
3 East 48th Street
4th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Tel: 212 832 8330
General fiction

David Rompf Literary Agency
2887 College Avenue
Suite 1-137
Berkeley, California 94705
Tel: 510 339-6292
Email drompf@prodigy.net

Robin Rue
310 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Tel: 212 687 1122
General fiction

Russell & Volkening Inc.
50 West 29th Street
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212 684 6050
General fiction

Charlotte Sheedy Literary Agency, Inc.
65 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
Tel: 212 780 9800
General fiction

The Shukat Company Ltd
340 West 55th Street
Suite 1A
New York, NY 10019
Tel: 212 582 7614
e mail: shukat@interramp.com
Theatre, films, novels

Philip G. Spitzer Literary Agency
50 Talmage Farm Lane
East Hampton, NY 11937
Tel: 516 329 3650
General fiction

Stepping Stone Literary Agency
59 West 71st Street
Suite 9B
New York, NY 10023
Tel: 212 362 9277
Commercial and mainstream fiction

Gloria Stern Agency
12535 Chandler Boulevard
Suite 3
North Hollywood, CA 91607 1934
Tel: 818 508 6296
Fiction and films

Ralph Vicinanza Ltd,
111 8th Avenue
Suite 1501
New York, NY 10011
Tel: 212 924 7090.
Popular fiction (especially science fiction, fantasy, mystery, thrillers)

Wallace Literary Agency, Inc.
177 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
Tel: 212 570 9090
Full length novels

Watkins/Loomis Agency, Inc.
133 East 35th Street
New York, NY 10016
Tel: 212 532 0080
General fiction

Sandra Watt and Associates
8033 Sunset Boulevard
Suite 4053
Hollywood, CA 90046
Tel: 213 653 2339
Women's fiction, suspense, mysteries, New Age, cyber punk

Ted Weinstein Literary Management
35 Stillman Street, Suite 203
San Francisco, CA 94107
www.twliterary.com
Please see Web site for detailed agency information and submission guidelines.

Rhoda Weyr Agency
151 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Tel: 718 522 0480
General fiction

Wolcott Literary Agency
PO Box 7493
Shawnee Mission, Ks 66207
Tel: 913 327-1440
Web site
Mainstream fiction - all genres. 98.9% of clients are new/previously unpublished writers.

Writers House Inc.
21 West 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212 685 2400
Popular and literary fiction

The Wylie Agency, Inc.
250 West 57th Street
Suite 2114
New York, NY 10107
Tel: 212 246 0069
Literary fiction

Susan Zeckendorf Associates Inc.
171 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Tel: 212 245 2928
Literary and women's commercial fiction, mysteries, thrillers

List copied from Geocities