|Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency|
31 East 32nd Street, Suite 300
New York, NY 10016
Accepts queries, email
Fiction genres: Chick Lit, Commercial, Gay/Lesbian, Humor/Satire, Juvenile, Literary, Mystery/Suspense, Picture Books, Short Stories, Thriller, TV/Film Scripts, Young Adult
Nonfiction genres: Celebrity, Child Guidance/Parenting, Current Affairs, Drama/Music/Dance, Health/Fitness, How To, Humor/Satire, Popular Culture, Psychology, Self-Help/Self-Improvement, Theater/Film, Women's Issues
Interested in: In adult fiction, Jennifer DeChiara is interested in literary fiction with a unique voice, commercial fiction, women's fiction, chick-lit, mysteries, suspense, and thrillers. She says she is "a sucker for underdog and outsider stories, manuscripts about the triumph of the human spirit." In children's fiction, she is interested in picture books, distinctive voices, and above all, character-driven stories. In nonfiction, she is interested in anything and everything Hollywood, especially celebrity biographies and autobiographies; also, memoirs about people who have overcome incredible odds, books about the arts and performing arts, behind-the-scenes-type books, books about popular culture, and self-help books of all kinds. She is open to books for the GLBTQ audience, and in general, any underdog or outsider story.
Does not represent: This agent is not interested in romance, sci-fi, westerns, or poetry.
Other info: This agent is not interested in romance, sci-fi, westerns, or poetry.
Accepts queries, email
Fiction genres: Chick Lit, Commercial, Juvenile, Literary, Young Adult
Nonfiction genres: Celebrity, Drama/Music/Dance, Popular Culture, Self-Help/Self-Improvement
Interested in: From the website: "Dazzle me with lyrical writing in all categories: one-of-a-kind picture books; strong chapter book series; whimsical, dramatic, or humorous middle grade; dramatic or high-concept young adult; powerful and unusual non-fiction. Do you have the first book in a mystery series? A novel about the world of music or theatre?"
Does not represent: This agent is currently not looking for vampires or werewolves or Dystopian.
Other info: This agent is currently not looking for vampires or werewolves or Dystopian.