BLANTON, HARRELL, COOKE, CORZINE — Blanton Harrell Cooke & Corzine clients enjoy the benefits of a multi-layered management team focused on the growth of each individual career. With our vast experience and knowledge of the entertainment industry, we specialize in: touring, artist development, product development, endorsements, publicity, sales, distribution, merchandise, long term planning, contract negotiations, and day to day management with a full administrative support staff. ===== DANIEL LITERARY GROUP — Represents a variety of categories including fiction (general, inspirational, suspense/thriller) religion/spirituality, narrative nonfiction, business, travel, practical advice, social issues, and biography/memoir. =====   EAMES LITERARY SERVICES reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 12/15/08


THE AGENCY GROUP — The Agency Group Ltd’s literary department represents a broad roster of writers, artists, athletes and pop culture brands to the book publishing, motion picture, television and radio fields. Nurturing clients from original concept through to completion, we take an innovative and free-ranging approach to the development and representation of content. We have placed books with every major house. From our home in Los Angeles, we have been unusually successful in developing books across platform. Send an email or letter with the first 25-50 pages. ===== MEL PARKER BOOKS — As a literary agency, we … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 12/08/08


JACANA MEDIA — Jacana Media publishes a wide range of books and materials. These include general fiction books and novels; and non- fiction field guides, maps, wildlife books and primary health and medical books. As an independent South African publisher, our focus is on South Africa and Africa. We do not, however, publish in the following areas: Poetry, short stories, science fiction, fantasy, teen fiction / young adult fiction, scripts (drama, film or television), religion. ===== ARCADIA PUBLISHING — Arcadia Publishing is the leading local history publisher in the United States, with a catalog of more than 5,000 … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 12/01/08


CREME DE LA CREME CRIME BOOKS (UK) — Small, flexible, independent and fast-moving, Crème de la Crime specializes in high-quality original crime fiction. We publish up to six new crime novels a year – gritty, tightly-paced, well-written and suspense-packed books with high production values, aimed at discerning crime fans. Our goals are to introduce new crime writers to the UK book market – previously unpublished novelists, or established authors who want to switch to crime writing, and to provide a platform for writers who want to expand the boundaries of the crime genre. We encourage authors to experiment: unusual … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 11/24/08


ILURA PRESS — Currently accepting unsolicited novel length fiction manuscripts. Ilura Press is a boutique publishing house, where authors, editors, and the entire pre- and post-production team work together to produce quality creative fiction. Unsolicited submissions of poetry, non-fiction, fantasy, romance, science fiction, and children’s literature are not currently being accepted.   ===== KAREN GANTZ ZAHLER LITERARY AGENCY — Karen Gantz Literary Management of New York City works with authors of all genres but specializes in non-fiction. At this time, we are accepting query letters and summaries by e-mail only. If we decide to review your manuscript, we … Continue reading PUBLISHERS and AGENTS 11/17/08


PEARLSONG PUBLISHING — Pearlsong Press endorses Health At Every Size. Spiritually and metaphysically themed books and products by Pearlsong Press encourage and celebrate the connection and ultimate Oneness of all that is, and the remembrance of who we truly are. ===== SOUTHEASTERN MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS — Note the single-spaced lines in the guidelines. Wants finished projects rich in place and historical context to the Mississippi River Valley and books (fiction or non-fiction) with a Midwestern interest. Some of their best sellers have been works of historical fiction. Query first. ===== UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS — University … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 11/10/08


BELL BRIDGE BOOKS — An imprint of established fiction publisher BelleBooks, Inc., Bell Bridge nurtures emerging fiction voices and broadens the Southern brand of its parent company, which has been defined by its quality Southern fiction program. Launch titles for the Bell Bridge imprint program will begin appearing in July of 2008 and continue through the fall.  Included in Bell Bridge’s list will be fantasy, horror, young adult, mystery, general fiction and even some Southern fiction. All Bell Bridge titles are released in both trade paperback and ebook editions.  One of the innovations coming from Bell Bridge will be … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 11/03/08


UNDERLAND PRESS — We like stories that scare us. We like the macabre-monsters and magic and men with nothing to lose. More than anything, we like to be intrigued and entertained. We started the press to bring the best of the world’s scary and strange stories to life and to light. Call it the new weird, or fantasy, or dark fantasy. Call it what you want. We like reading by flashlight under the covers at night. We want to make books you can’t put down. ===== LONE PINE PUBLISHING — Lone Pine Publishing is creating a library of … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 10/27/2008


GLOBO LIBROS — Globo Libros is a literary agency specializing in the burgeoning Hispanic market. ===== ROBERT ASTLE & ASSOCIATES LITERARY MANAGEMENT, INC. — We are especially interested in receiving non-fiction projects with a wide range of topics, including narrative non-fiction, popular culture, arts and culture, theater and performance, sports, travel, celebrity, biography, politics, memoir, history, new media and multi-ethnic. We are actively seeking writers of literary fiction and commercial fiction-mysteries and suspense, thrillers, mainstream literary fiction, historical fiction, women’s fiction, humor and satire and graphic novels. We will also seek writers in the genre of young audiences: … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 10/20/2009


DAVIS WAGER LITERARY AGENCY — Most interested in representing literary fiction and general- interest nonfiction. Please query by email with a description of the project and of yourself. If I want to see more, I will ask for your materials. ===== DOE COOVER LITERARY AGENCY — One agent prefers primarily non-fiction titles, with a concentration in cookbooks, business books, and books about health and social issues. Another is first and foremost interested in gifted storytelling, whether in literary fiction or narrative non-fiction, and is also interested in biography, business, psychology, health, sports, music, history, and politics. Another handles … Continue reading PUBLISHERS/AGENTS 10/13/2008