Guide to Literary Agents

For a list of agents visit Poets & Writers. In their Tools for Writers you will find a well-organized list of agents, what they represent, and their submission guidelines.

Also, the annual Guide to Literary Agents is an excellent resource.

Guide to Literary Agents 2018: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting an Agent
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2015 Guide to Literary Agents: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting PublishedPublication Date: Sep 14, 2017
List Price: $29.99 (store prices may vary)
Format: Paperback
Classification: Nonfiction
Page Count: 336
ISBN13: 9781440352669
Imprint: Writer’s Digest Books

No matter what you’re writing—fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children—securing a literary agent will help you get the best book deal possible from a traditional publisher. With listing information for more than 1,000 agents who represent writers and their books, Guide to Literary Agents 2018 will be your go-to resource.

This updated edition of GLA includes:
A one-year subscription to the literary agent content on”New Agent Spotlights”: Discover targeted profiles of literary agents who are actively building their client lists right now.Informative articles on crafting the perfect first page, attending conferences, establishing a healthy critique group, and more.A brand-new special genre section on science fiction and fantasy, plus online content for whatever genre you’re writing.+ Includes exclusive access to the webinar “How to Land a Literary Agent” by agents Danielle Burby and Joanna MacKenzie of Nelson Literary Agency.