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Full Agent Profile: Timothy Seldes



NAME

Timothy Seldes

AGENCY
Russell & Volkening, Inc.
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    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Mystery
    NONFICTION GENRES

    Biography

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
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    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail: query with SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former managing editor of the Trade Department at Doubleday
    • This agency represents such authors as Annie Dillard, Marian Wright Edelman, Nadine Gordimer, Jim Lehrer, Howell Raines, Dan Schorr, Ntozake Shange, Anne Tyler and Eudora Welty
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Breaking Her Fall
    Author:   Stephen Goodwin
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Harcourt; (August 1, 2003)
    When Tucker Jones, a divorced father of two, receives an enigmatic phone call informing him that his 14-year-old daughter, Kat, has been involved in sexual games at a party, he crashes the party, and before the night is over, Tucker becomes embroiled in criminal proceedings that threaten to destroy his career, family and financial stability
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    After the Storm: True Stories of Disaster and Recovery at Sea
    Author:   John Rousmaniere
    Genres:   Adventure/True Story
    Publisher:   International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press; 1 edition (April 17, 2002)
    Rousmaniere reconstructs 12 tales of sea wrecks and near-misses from captains' logs and eyewitnesses and presents a a study of the reactions to sudden calamity, be they acts of sheer heroism, mute observation or a helpless slide into panic, and the lasting misfortune of those who survive the dead
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    Sparky: Warrior, Peacemaker, Poet, Patriot: A Portrait of Senator Spark M. Matsunaga
    Author:   Richard Halloran
    Genres:   Biography
    Publisher:   Watermark Publishing LLC; (July 2002) paperback
    Veteran journalist Halloran traces the life and career of Spark M. Matsunaga--who helped lead his country through a pivotal era in American history, while paving the way for Asian-Americans in government--from his humble beginnings in a Hawaiian plantation camp to his combat duty in Europe to his terms in the U.S. House and Senate
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    The Amateur Marriage: A Novel
    Author:   Anne Tyler
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Family Saga
    Publisher:   Knopf; 1st edition (January 6, 2004)
    A novel about a mismatched marriage—and its consequences, spanning three generations
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    No Certain Rest: A Novel
    Author:   Jim Lehrer
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Random House; 1st ed edition (August 20, 2002)
    Don Spaniel, an archeologist in the National Park Service, investigates the mystery of a murdered Union officer whose remains are discovered in an unmarked grave near Antietam, the scene of one of the bloodiest battles in history
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    Staying Tuned: A Life in Journalism
    Author:   Daniel Schorr
    Genres:   Biography
    Publisher:   Atria; (May 1, 2001)
    Long a familiar face to American television-news viewers, and more recently a familiar voice to public-radio listeners, Daniel Schorr recounts his 60-plus-year career covering some of the most significant events of the last century
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