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Full Agent Profile: Sterling Lord



NAME

Sterling Lord

AGENCY
Sterling Lord Literistics, Inc.
AAR MEMBER
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EMAIL

  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.sll.com



    FICTION GENRES

    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Biography | Politics | Medical | Science | Military

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

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail/fiction: query, synopsis, and first 3 chapters with SASE
    • Snail Mail/nonfiction: query, bio, proposal, sample chapter with SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Has been a literary agent since 1951
    • Represented Jack Kerouac when he published "On The Road"
    • The Sterling Lord Agency was founded in 1952 by Sterling Lord, and merged with Peter Matson's company, Literistic, in 1985
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Act of Creation: The Founding of the United Nations
    Author:   Stephen Schlesinger
    Genres:   History | Politics
    Publisher:   Westview Press; (September 16, 2003)
    The dramatic unfolding of how, against seemingly hopeless odds at the end of World War II, the most important international organization in the world, the United Nations, came to be
    View book at Amazon

    No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II
    Author:   Doris Kearns Goodwin
    Genres:   History | Biography
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster; (September 1, 1994)
    Famed historian Goodwin melds details and stories into an unforgettable and intimate portrait of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt and of the time during which a new, modern America was born
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    The People's Choice: A Cautionary Tale
    Author:   Jeff Greenfield
    Genres:   Humor/Satire
    Publisher:   Putnam Pub Group; (October 1, 1995)
    A cautionary satirical tale about the electing of the U.S. president
    View book at Amazon

    The New Brain: How the Modern Age Is Rewiring Your Mind
    Author:   Richard Restak
    Genres:   Medical
    Publisher:   Rodale Books; (August 23, 2003)
    Dr. Richard Restak reports from the frontiers of modern brain science
    View book at Amazon

    Strange Victory: Hitler's Conquest of France
    Author:   Ernest R. May
    Genres:   History | Military
    Publisher:   Hill & Wang; 1st ed edition (August 1, 2000)
    A dramatic narrative--and reinterpretation--of Germany's six-week campaign that swept the Wehrmacht to Paris in spring 1940
    View book at Amazon




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