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Pitching an Agent: Got a Gimmick?

Agent Evan Marshall is a fellow writer who reps authors with multiple romance, young adult or mystery titles in them

By Rachel Kramer Bussel - September 20, 2006

Name of agency: The Evan Marshall Agency
Number of agents: One
Number of clients: Approximately 60
Notable clients: Elaine Barbieri, Barbara Block, Gemma Bruce, Donna Clayton, Nancy J. Cohen, Barbara Colley, Jerrilyn Farmer, V.R. Forrest, Judith E. French, Steve Garagiola, John Hall, Norah Hess, Joan Hohl, Hannah Howell, Charlotte Hubbard, Sabrina Jordan, Laura Levine, Hunter Morgan, J.J. Murray, Constance O'Banyon, Charles O'Brien, Deborah Raleigh, Bobbi Smith, Karen Rose Smith, Erica Spindler
Amount of unsolicited material accepted: None at the moment
Fiction vs. nonfiction: 100 percent fiction

Background: Marshall began his career in publishing as a book editor, working ...

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