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Full Agent Profile: Laurie Liss



NAME

Laurie Liss

AGENCY
Sterling Lord Literistic Inc.
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
laurie@sll.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.sll.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Family Saga | Historical Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Gay & Lesbian
    NONFICTION GENRES

    Religion | Science | Memoirs | Spirituality | Current Affairs | Gay & Lesbian | Cultural/Social Issues | Technology | Journalism

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Her list represents her broad-based tastes, but generally she looks for books with heart, which will positively impact society.
    • Among her nonfiction clients are doctors, journalists, athletes, chefs, comedians and clergy.
    • Her novelists include full-time writers, journalists and lawyers.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Laurie Liss is a vice president and partner at Sterling Lord Literistic. She represents authors of commercial and literary fiction and nonfiction whose perspectives are well developed and unique. She has made it a point of her career to nurture young and unpublished authors, as well as self-published and 'under-published' writers.
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Bridges of Madison County
    Author:   Robert James Waller
    Genres:   Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Warner Books; (April 13, 1992)
    When Robert Kincaid drives through the heat and dust of an Iowa summer and turns into Francesca Johnson's farm lane looking for directions, the world-class photographer and the Iowa farm wife are joined in an experience that will haunt them forever
    View book at Amazon

    Devil's Plaything
    Author:   Matt Richtel
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Harper (May 31, 2011)
    Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Matt Richtel's neuro-thriller about the collision of cutting-edge brain research and high-technology
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    http://www.writersdigest.com/articles/interview/liss_writing_career.asp?secondarycategory=Fiction+Subhome+Page
    Interview with Laurie Liss on Writer's Digest.com
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Harvey Klinger, Inc.
    The Aaron Priest Literary Agency