The Best Literary Agents Seeking African American Submissions

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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

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

Previous clients

Building a client list

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Pamela Harty

πŸ’Ό Agency - The Knight Agency
🌍 Location - Atlanta, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.knightagency.net/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

African-American, African-American, Business Book, Children's Book, Christian, Diverse Fiction, Fiction, Middle Grade, Nonfiction, Romance, Self-Help, Spirituality, Young Adult

Previous clients

Jessica Hatchigan, Cherie Calbom, Elizabeth Mowers, Amanda Renee

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Linda Epstein

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

Genres

African-American, African-American, BIPOC, Children's Book, Diverse Fiction, Fiction, Middle Grade, Picture Book, Young Adult

Previous clients

Bill Konigsberg, Lisa Rosinsky, Kate Klise, Carrie Finison

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Elise Dillsworth

πŸ’Ό Agency - David Higham Literary Agency
🌍 Location - London, GB
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://www.davidhigham.co.uk
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

African-American, African-American, BIPOC, Commercial Fiction, Diverse Fiction, Fiction, LGBTQ, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Nonfiction

Previous clients

Maria Bradford, Anthony Joseph, Usma Malik, Stephanie Victoire, Melissa Mouat

Susan F. Schulman

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

Genres

African-American, African-American, Business Book, Commercial Fiction, Diverse Fiction, Feminism, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction, Politics, Spirituality, Women's Fiction

Previous clients

Julia Cameron, Michael Ondaatje, Louis Sachar, Deborah Reber, Robyn Schneider, Andy Summers

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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

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

Previous clients

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

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Latoya C. Smith

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

Genres

African-American, African-American, Business Book, Diverse Fiction, Fiction, Humor, Memoir, Mystery, Nonfiction, Romance, Self-Help, Thriller, Women's Fiction, Young Adult

Previous clients

Tony Gaskins, LaQuette, Kristin Vayden

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Mollie Glick

πŸ’Ό Agency - CAA
🌍 Location - New York, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - https://www.caa.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Online submission form

Genres

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

Previous clients

Joe Biden, Ken Armstrong, Kamala Harris, Mark Manson, Patricia Lockwood

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Hafizah Geter

πŸ’Ό Agency - Janklow & Nesbit Associates
🌍 Location - New York, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.janklowandnesbit.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

African-American, African-American, BIPOC, Diverse Fiction, Fiction, LGBTQ, Literary Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction, Politics

Previous clients

Hari Ziyad, Susan Bernhard, William Dameron, Precious Brady Davis

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Beth Marshea

πŸ’Ό Agency - Ladderbird Literary Agency
🌍 Location - San Francisco, US
πŸ§‘β€πŸ’» Website - http://www.ladderbird.com/
πŸ“£ Preferred contact method - Email

Genres

African-American, African-American, BIPOC, Children's Book, Crime Fiction, Diverse Fiction, Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, LGBTQ, Middle Grade, Narrative Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Picture Book, Thriller, Young Adult

Previous clients

Cody Luff, Catherine Adel West, Martin Padgett, M Shelly Connor

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