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Full Agent Profile: Neeti Madan



NAME

Neeti Madan

AGENCY
Sterling Lord Literistic
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
neeti@sll.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.sll.com



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Chick Lit | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Humor/Satire | Thrillers/Suspense | Multi-Cultural | Offbeat/Quirky
    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Multi-Cultural | Memoirs | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Narrative | Cultural/Social Issues | Humor | Journalism

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Represents multi-cultural nonfiction and fiction authors as well as cultural & social-oriented nonfiction
    • She's looking for smart, well-written commercial novels, as well as compelling and provocative literary works
    • She loves reading page-turners that keep her up until 3 AM, thoughtful writing on important issues that interest her, and fun and quirky books that make her laugh
    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
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Butterscotch Blues
    Author:   Margaret Johnson-Hodge
    Genres:   Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press; (March 15, 2001)
    Sandy Hutchinson has skin so dark and chocolatey brown that her friends call her "the black Diva," and she wonders if love will forever elude her, until the day she meets Adrian Burton, a Trinidadian with caramel skin, naturally wavy hair, and eyes the color of butterscotch
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    A Thousand Sighs, A Thousand Revolts : Journeys in Kurdistan
    Author:   Christiane Bird
    Genres:   Multi-Cultural | Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   Ballantine Books; (April 27, 2004)
    Travel writer Bird provides a compelling glimpse of Kurds and the difficulties they face with this blend of travelogue and history lesson
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    The Perfect Elizabeth: A Tale of Two Sisters
    Author:   Libby Schmais
    Genres:   Chick Lit
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Griffin; (November 5, 2001)
    Modern-day Sense and Sensibility about two 30-something New York City sisters: Liza, a would-be poet who spends miserable days as a legal secretary; and Bette a graduate student writing her dissertation on Toast in the English Novel, who, when viewed as a composite, become the eponymously perfect Elizabeth
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    Standing on Holy Ground: A Triumph over Hate Crime in the Deep South
    Author:   Sandra E. Johnson
    Genres:   Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press; (May 16, 2002)
    An intricate account of the concerted vandalism of black Southern churches over the last two decades and focuses on the diverse group of volunteers who came together to rebuild the churches and their communities
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    Tea That Burns: A Family Memoir of Chinatown
    Author:   Bruce Edward Hall
    Genres:   Multi-Cultural | Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   Free Press; (August 1998)
    Freelance writer Hall, a fourth-generation Chinese American, tells two stories: the history of New York City's Chinatown and the intertwined lives of his own family going back to their days in the Chinese village of Hor Lup Chui
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    Neither East Nor West : One Woman's Journey Through the Islamic Republic of Iran
    Author:   Christiane Bird
    Genres:   Memoirs | Travel | Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   Washington Square Press; (February 1, 2002)
    Bird's account of her travels in Iran where she journeyed alone and largely by bus from the modern, bustling capital of Tehran to the medieval holy city of Qom, from the sacred pilgrimage site of Mashhad to the isolated valley of Alamut
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