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Full Agent Profile: Eric Simonoff



NAME

Eric Simonoff

AGENCY
William Morris Endeavor
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
es@wmeentertainment.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.wma.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Short Stories | Offbeat/Quirky
    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Celebrity | Politics | Science

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

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • This agent has a history of selling short-story collections and first novels from fiction writers with serious, literary awards and publishing credits under their belts
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail: query with SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Drinking Coffee Elsewhere
    Author:   ZZ Packer
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Short Stories
    Publisher:   Riverhead Books; (March 10, 2003)
    Debut story story collection in which several tales are set in black communities in the South and explore the identity crises of God-fearing, economically disenfranchised teens and young women
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    Interpreter of Maladies
    Author:   Jhumpa Lahiri
    Genres:   Short Stories
    Publisher:   Houghton Mifflin Company; (May 1, 2000)
    Pultizer Prize Winner 2000: debut fiction collection portrays Lahiri's immigrant characters who suffer on an intimate level the dislocation and disruption brought on by India's tumultuous political history
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    The Nothing That Is: A Natural History of Zero
    Author:   Robert Kaplan
    Genres:   Science
    Publisher:   Oxford University Press; 1st edition (October 15, 1999)
    Robert Kaplan, a mathematics teacher, mediates on the "discovery" of an invention that encouraged huge new leaps forward in computation, and also in our understanding of mathematics itself
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    The No-Spin Zone: Confrontations with the Powerful and Famous in America
    Author:   Bill O'Reilly
    Genres:   Politics
    Publisher:   Broadway Books; 1st ed edition (October 16, 2001)
    On the heels of his runaway New York Times bestseller, The O’Reilly Factor, Bill O’Reilly delivers another strong dose of no-holds-barred advice and the unvarnished truth for America
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    The Good People of New York
    Author:   Thisbe Nissen
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Alfred A. Knopf; 1st ed edition (May 22, 2001)
    A comedic off-beat tale about a family and their screwy relationship antics in 1970s & 80s New York City
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    The Known World
    Author:   Edward P. Jones
    Genres:   Historical Fiction | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   Amistad; Today Show Book Club edition (August 14, 2003)
    2004 Pulitzer Prize winner: This novel weaves together the lives of freed and enslaved blacks, whites, and Indians, allowing for a deeper understanding of the enduring multidimensional world created by the institution of slavery
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    The Dead of Summer
    Author:   Camilla Way
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Harcourt (January 7, 2008)
    At thirteen, Anita Naidu is the sole witness to London’s notorious cave murders of 1986, which left three children dead. Told seven years later to the police psychologist who interviewed her at the time of the killings, Anita’s story recounts the savagery of the playground one chilling detail at a time until the truth of what took place reveals itself with startling ferocity
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    The Wheel of Darkness
    Author:   Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Warner Books (August 28, 2007)
    When a young couple agrees to help a Tibetan monastery retrieve a stolen artifact that the monks have been guarding for generations, the trail leads him and Constance to the maiden voyage of the Queen Victoria, the world's largest and most luxurious passenger liner--and to an Atlantic crossing fraught with terror.
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    LINKS
    http://www.wordsmitten.com/eric_interview.htm
    Interview with Eric Simonoff on WordSmitten.com
    http://www.wordsmitten.com/agencylist_eric.htm
    This is Eric Simonoff's client list on WordSmitten.com
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tag/eric-simonoff
    This is about Mr. Simonoff becoming James Frey's new agent
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Janklow & Nesbit Associates