Agent Advice (Agent Interviews)

This list of literary agent interviews features more than 200 installments, and includes fiction agents, nonfiction agents, children’s agents, and more.

Literary Agent Interview: Adam Schear of DeFiore & Company

Adam is seeking: Adam is interested in literary fiction and well-crafted commercial fiction; work that captivates the reader with its prose and its plot. He is also seeking humor, YA, smart thrillers, historical fiction, and debut literary novels. For non-fiction, he is interested in memoirs, politics, science, popular culture, and current...

Agent Advice: Kate Garrick of DeFiore and Company

“Agent Advice” (more than 170 interviews so far!) is a series of quick interviews with literary and script agents who talk with Guide to Literary Agents about their thoughts on writing, publishing, and just about anything else. This installment features Kate Garrick of DeFiore and Company Author Services, LLC. She joined the...

Literary Agent Interview: J.L. Stermer of N.S. Bienstock

“Agent Advice” is a series of quick interviews with literary and script agents who talk with Guide to Literary Agents about their thoughts on writing, publishing, and just about anything else. This installment features J.L. Stermer of N.S. Bienstock, a full-service talent agency with a division dedicated to developing literary projects, where...

Literary Agent Interview: Jessica Alvarez of BookEnds, LLC

This interview features Jessica Alvarez of BookEnds, LLC. Mere days after graduating from New York University with a B.A. in English Literature, Jessica began her publishing career in 2001 as an editorial assistant at Harlequin Books. There, she had the opportunity to acquire and edit a wide array of women's fiction,...