Pitching An Agent: Retaining Clients For The Long Haul
This agent 20-year industry vet works with authors throughout their entire career
June 27, 2007
Vicky Bijur Literary Agency
Number of agents:
One plus an assistant
Number of clients:
Notable clients: New York Times
bestselling novelist Laura Lippman (What the Dead Know
); James Sallis (Drive
, optioned for film by Hugh Jackman); Larry Gonick (Cartoon History of the Universe
, Cartoon History of the Modern World
); Margaret Maron, winner of Edgar, Anthony, and Agatha awards; Steven Greenhouse, NYT
labor reporter (The Big Squeeze
, forthcoming from Knopf); Robert Kanigel (The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan
food writer Ed Levine (New York Eats
, Pizza: A Slice of Heaven
, co-author, The Young ...
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