Pitching an Agent: Redhammer Management, Ltd.
This author-turned-agent wants to further a client's career as a whole
November 29, 2010
Number of agents:
Number of clients:
Senator Orrin Hatch, David Yelland, Martin Bell, Michelle Paver, MG Harris
Amount of unsolicited material selected:
Fiction vs. Nonfiction:
70 percent fiction, 30 percent nonfiction
Background: Former advertising exec Peter Cox entered publishing late in his career and began writing his first book at the suggestion of his colleague David Young, now the CEO of Hachette Book Group. Over two dozen titles later, including a bestseller with Linda McCartney, Cox opened his own boutique literary agency to put authors' interests first....
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