The Best Literary Agents Seeking African American Submissions

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Laura Bradford

πŸ’Ό Agency - Bradford Literary Agency
🌍 Location - San Diego, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://bradfordlit.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form
β˜‘οΈ Interested in debut authors

Genres

Fiction, Fantasy, Graphic Novel, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Romance, Science Fiction, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Children's Book, Middle Grade, Diverse Fiction, African-American, BIPOC, LGBTQ

Previous clients

Lauren Dane, Megan Hart, Alison Kent, Jenn Bennett, Rachel Solomon, Tessa Bailey

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Jessica Faust

πŸ’Ό Agency - BookEnds Literary Agency
🌍 Location - Newark, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.bookendsliterary.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form
β˜‘οΈ Interested in debut authors

Genres

Fiction, Commercial Fiction, Crime Fiction, Mystery, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Nonfiction, Business Book, Self-Help, Diverse Fiction, #ownvoices, African-American, BIPOC, LGBTQ

Previous clients

Kay Finch, Vickie Fee, Krista Davis, Melissa Payne, Julie Stone, Laura Bradford

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Jenny Bent

πŸ’Ό Agency - The Bent Agency
🌍 Location - New York City, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.thebentagency.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form

Genres

Fiction, Commercial Fiction, Humor, Literary Fiction, Romance, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Memoir, Self-Help, Children's Book, Middle Grade, Diverse Fiction, African-American, BIPOC

Previous clients

AG Howard, Lori Wilde, Julia London, Lynsay Sands, Lori Nelson Spielman, Amy Bourret

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Joanne Wyckoff

πŸ’Ό Agency - Carol Mann Agency
🌍 Location - New York, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://carolmannagency.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

Fiction, Humor, Nonfiction, Memoir, Narrative Nonfiction, Spirituality, Sports, Diverse Fiction, African-American, Feminism

Previous clients

Lauretta Hannon, Tony Wagner, David Gessner, Patti Moreno

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Marie Brown

πŸ’Ό Agency - Marie Brown Associates
🌍 Location - New York, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website -
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

Fiction, Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Business Book, Politics, Self-Help, Children's Book, Middle Grade, Diverse Fiction, African-American

Previous clients

Johnnetta B. Cole, Faith Ringgold, Susan L. Taylor, Randall N. Robinson, Trisha R. Thomas

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Renae Moore

πŸ’Ό Agency - The Tobias Agency
🌍 Location - Nashville, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://www.thetobiasagency.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form
β˜‘οΈ Interested in debut authors

Genres

Fiction, Fantasy, Humor, Mystery, Romance, Science Fiction, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Memoir, Diverse Fiction, #ownvoices, African-American, LGBTQ

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Ayesha Pande

πŸ’Ό Agency - Ayesha Pande Literary
🌍 Location - New York City, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.pandeliterary.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form

Genres

Fiction, Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Memoir, Narrative Nonfiction, Diverse Fiction, African-American

Previous clients

Ibram X. Kendi, Danielle Evans, Lisa Ko, Shilpi Somaya Gowda

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Kim Lindman

πŸ’Ό Agency - Stonesong
🌍 Location - New York City, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://www.stonesong.com
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email
β˜‘οΈ Interested in debut authors

Genres

Fiction, Action & Adventure, Commercial Fiction, Graphic Novel, Horror, Literary Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction, Short Story, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Cookbook, Narrative Nonfiction, Diverse Fiction, African-American, BIPOC, LGBTQ

Previous clients

Allen Katz, Danielle Burnette, Kes Trester, Mark Bouchard

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Crystal Orazu

πŸ’Ό Agency - Context Literary Agency
🌍 Location - New York City, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://www.contextlit.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

Fiction, Action & Adventure, Literary Fiction, Science Fiction, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Memoir, Children's Book, Middle Grade, Diverse Fiction, African-American, BIPOC, LGBTQ

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Emily Forney

πŸ’Ό Agency - BookEnds Literary Agency
🌍 Location - Newark, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.bookendsliterary.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form
β˜‘οΈ Interested in debut authors

Genres

Fiction, Action & Adventure, Commercial Fiction, Fantasy, Graphic Novel, Historical Fiction, Humor, Literary Fiction, New Adult, Romance, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Nonfiction, Children's Book, Middle Grade, Picture Book, Diverse Fiction, #ownvoices, African-American, BIPOC, LGBTQ

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