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Literary agents are considered by many to be the gatekeepers of the publishing industry, especially as far as the big publishing companies are concerned. If you want to be the next bestseller or even have your book on the shelves of major bookstores, then chances are you’ll need a literary agent. lists more than 500 literary agents (most of them members of the Association of Authors’ Representatives). Listings include names of member agents, contact information, preferred modes of contact, recent sales, terms, and more.

Quick tip: Always check a literary agency’s website before submitting. Submission guidelines, subjects covered, and even contact information can all change at a moment’s notice. So be ultra-professional and double check before making your submission.

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