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Full Agent Profile: Laura Gross



NAME

Laura Gross

AGENCY
Laura Gross Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
queries@lg-la.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://lg-la.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Family Saga
NONFICTION GENRES

Self-Help | Memoirs | Women's Issues | Narrative | Juvenile

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She represents a wide range of both fiction and non-fiction and will take on a work about almost any topic so long as it conveys fresh ideas and tells an exciting story in a clear and eloquent prose.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Brown University


    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Family Saga
    Jim Thomson's LIES YOU WANTED TO HEAR, about complicated love and betrayal that reveals a family torn apart from the inside out, to Shana Drehs at Sourcebooks Landmark, for publication in Fall 2013, by Laura Gross at Laura Gross Literary Agency (World).

    Fiction | Commercial Fiction
    Jodi Picoult's next three books, moving to Gina Centrello and Libby McGuire at Ballantine after 19 books at Atria, with Jennifer Hershey editing, with Picoult saying "I'm energized by their enthusiasm and their plan for my future," and "I am also indebted to the wonderful friends I've made at Atria/Emily Bestler Books, whose hard work and dedication built me the wide readership I have today," for publication beginning in 2014, by Laura Gross at Laura Gross Literary Agency (world, excl. UK).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Tenth Circle: A Novel
    Author:   Jodi Picoult
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Family Saga
    Publisher:   Atria Books/Washington Square Press
    Bestselling author Jodi Picoult's The Tenth Circle is a metaphorical journey through Dante's Inferno, told through the eyes of a small Maine family whose hidden demons haunt every aspect of their seemingly peaceful existence
    View book at Amazon

    Nineteen Minutes
    Author:   Jodi Picoult
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Atria Books/Washington Square Press
    Best known for tackling controversial issues through richly told fictional accounts, Jodi Picoult's 14th novel, Nineteen Minutes, deals with the truth and consequences of a smalltown high-school shooting
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    Vanishing Acts: A Novel
    Author:   Jodi Picoult
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Atria Books/Washington Square Press
    The story of Delia Hopkins, whose beloved father, Andrew, is arrested for having kidnapped her, 28 years earlier, from the mother she long thought was dead.
    View book at Amazon




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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Laura Gross Literary Agency (old address)
    Laura Gross Literary Agency (old address)