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Transatlantic Agency Overview Transatlantic Agency is a North American, full-service literary agency recognized in the industry for integrity, passion and commitment.
Transatlantic has 15 agents located across North America, with U. Founded 25 years ago by literary agents David and Lynn Bennett and now headed by Samantha Haywood, Transatlantic is a vibrant collective of tenacious, independent professionals with diverse backgrounds and specialties.
With our strengths combined, we represent more than bestselling and award-winning clients, who regularly appear on notable bestseller lists across North America and have won major awards such as the Newbery Medal U. Printz Honor Book U. Specialties Our agents actively represent a broad spectrum of writers, creators of intellectual property, and speakers, helping them to connect with readers and audiences throughout the world and in all media.
We respect and encourage each client by working closely to define and support their specific needs, establish goals for their careers, and create thoughtful and effective strategies for placing their work in the most appropriate areas of opportunity.
We work non-exclusively with a variety of out-of-house specialists in the areas of freelance editorial, publicity, and PR, and we have a special affiliation with customized publishing professionals, Page Two Strategies.
Alongside our vibrant and recently launched Speakers Division, the agency also proudly represents a select number of photographers and voice artists. For information on our speakers mandates please see the Speakers Division.
We sell directly into all the major English-language markets including U. The agents of this agency believe we have a responsibility to work to protect our clients and agents from predatory behavior whether this abusive behavior takes place in a workplace environment, during school visits, at industry events or conventions, and whether it discriminates by gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or countries of origin.
He worked in both trade and educational publishing in the UK as well as sponsored commercial publishing before moving to Canada in Based in Toronto, he pursued a writing career for twelve years before starting the Transatlantic Agency with Lynn Bennett in He is now retired from active agenting and is focused on the corporate side of the business.
As an agent, Elizabeth represents a balanced list of talented picture book, graphic novel, middle grade and YA authors and illustrators. She is interested in fiction and non-fiction submissions especially those with series potential and is partial to books with humor; books that approach contemporary issues in a fresh, new way; books that are inspired by pop-culture and current trends; books that make even a reluctant reader want to curl up in a nook and read.
Contrary to evidence suggesting otherwise, her favorite book is not Pride and Prejudice. The Astonishing Maybe by Shaunta Grimes.
Middle grade fiction to Feiwel and Friends. Camp by Kayla Miller. Graphic novel to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Jo by Kathleen Gros. Graphic novel to HarperCollins. Get Wanda by Susan Lurie. Picture book to Innovation Press. Drive the Car by KC Hayes. Novelty format to Chronicle.
Picture book to Sterling. Other Boys by Damian Alexander. Graphic novel to First Second.This week's writing prompt concerns a mysterious misadventure that begins on a familiar path and ends at the door of a structure made of gingerbread.
All the Agents and Saints: Dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands [Stephanie Elizondo Griest] on regardbouddhiste.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. After a decade of chasing stories around the globe, intrepid travel writer Stephanie Elizondo Griest followed the magnetic pull home--only to discover that her native South Texas had been radically transformed in her absence.
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InkWell is one of the world’s leading literary agencies, proudly representing major literary prize winners as well as many of the world’s bestselling and best-loved authors. Writing groups can be useful tools for writers looking to gain constructive feedback on their work and improve their craft.
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