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Pitching an Agent: 'A True Partnership'

This agent is "not much of a flatterer," so her clients get honest feedback from her

By M. David Hornbuckle - July 1, 2008
Name of agent/agency: Marian Young/The Young Agency
Number of agents: One
Number of clients: About 25
Notable clients: Bret Lott (Ancient Highways); Carolyn Haines (Wishbones); Crystal Zevon (I'll Sleep When I'm Dead: The Dirty Life and Times of Warren Zevon); Maury Klein (The Power Makers); Thomas Lakeman (Chillwater Cove); Christopher Coake (We're In Trouble); Roy ...

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