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Full Agent Profile: Stephanie Abou



NAME

Stephanie Abou

AGENCY
Foundry Literary + Media
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
sabou@foundrymedia.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.foundrymedia.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction
    NONFICTION GENRES

    Food & Lifestyle | Science | Parenting | Multi-Cultural | Women's Issues | Pop Culture

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is an across-the-board fiction lover, attracted to both literary and smart upmarket commercial fiction.
    • In non-fiction she leans towards projects that tackle big topics with an unusual approach. Pop culture, health, science, parenting, women's and multicultural issues are of special interest.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION
    • She is a graduate of the Sorbonne in Paris, France, her hometown, where the focus of her masters in comparative literature was on the poetics of translation.


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    After the Fall
    Author:   Kylie Ladd
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Doubleday (June 15, 2010)
    A captivating blend of psychological insight, raw emotion, and rare wisdom courses through this enthralling tale of two marriages brought together by friendship—and the illicit affair that blows their worlds apart.
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    90-Day Geisha: My Time as a Tokyo Hostess
    Author:   Chelsea Haywood
    Genres:   Memoirs | Pop Culture
    Publisher:   Pegasus (December 15, 2009)
    An introspective expose of Japanese nightlife and the characters who inhabit this nocturnal world, and how the endless presents, compliments and destructive temptation of alcohol and drugs threatens to take the author's sanity to the edge
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    The Murderer's Daughters
    Author:   Randy Susan Meyers
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press (January 19, 2010)
    The story of two sisters left on their own after their father murders their mother
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    The Stormchasers
    Author:   Jenna Blum
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Dutton Adult (May 27, 2010)
    Set in Tornado Alley, this vivid novel is about a set of twins with a dark history.
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    Those Who Save Us
    Author:   Jenna Blum
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Mariner Books; 1st edition (May 2, 2005)
    Family secrets of Nazi Germany are at the core of this powerful first novel told in two narratives that alternate between New Heidelberg, Minnesota, in the present, and the small town of Weimar near Buchenwald during World War II.
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    The Joy Harris Literary Agency, Inc.
    Global Literary Management