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Full Agent Profile: Anne McDermid



NAME

Anne McDermid

AGENCY
Anne McDermid & Associates
AAR MEMBER
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EMAIL
info@mcdermidagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.mcdermidagency.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Biography | Science | Memoirs | Travel | Journalism

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • The agency represents literary novelists and commercial novelists of high quality, and also writers of non-fiction in the areas of memoir, biography, history, literary travel, narrative science, and investigative journalism
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Email: query via info@mcdermidagency.com with "New Submission" in the subject line

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She had previously been a senior partner in the distinguished British agency Curtis Brown for several years.
    • Their clients include Michael Crummey, Peter Darbyshire, Camilla Gibb, Sheila Heti, Greg Hollingshead, Vincent Lam, Pasha Malla, Heather Pringle, Andrew Pyper, Nino Ricci, David Adams Richards, Russell Smith, and Michael Winter
    • Their writers have been nominees and winners of many literary prizes including the Governor General’s Award, the Giller Prize, the Charles Taylor Prize for narrative non-fiction, the Orange Prize, the Danuta Gleed Award, and the Commonwealth Prize.
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Ragged Islands
    Author:   Don Hannah
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Knopf Canada (January 16, 2007)
    A moving, witty, and tender portrait of a remarkably modern old woman at the end of a life bound by tradition and family secrets, blessed with great love, and rocked by events in the outside world
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    The Lost Highway
    Author:   David Adams Richards
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Macadam Cage Pub (March 28, 2008)
    From the two-time winner of Canada’s prestigious Governor General’s Award, a suspenseful story of greed, betrayal, murder, and a lottery ticket that may or may not be worth millions.
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    Almost Green: How I Built an Eco-Room, Ditched My Suv, Alienated My In-Laws, and Saved 1/6th of a Billionth of the Planet
    Author:   James Glave
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Skyhorse Publishing (September 2008)
    In Almost Green, James Glave, a former Outside magazine staff editor, chronicles his dubious attempts to live a carbon-reduced life without dropping out of society, alienating his friends and family, or breaking the bank.
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    Before I Wake: A Novel
    Author:   Robert J. Wiersema
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Griffin (July 22, 2008)
    By way of multiple first-person narratives, this books tells an engrossing story of flawed but genuinely good people who must bear up under the stress of loss, betrayal, unwarranted miracles and unconventional spiritual warfare after a three-year-old child is rendered comatose in a hit and run accident
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