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Full Agent Profile: Maria Massie



NAME

Maria Massie

AGENCY
Lippincott Massie McQuilkin
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
info@lmqlit.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.lmqlit.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Memoirs | Narrative | Cultural/Social Issues

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is particularly interested in women's fiction
    • She specializes in literary fiction, memoir, and cultural history
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She does not represent chick lit
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • This agency accepts email queries only
    • Email: query only via info@lmqlit.com

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Master Quilter: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel
    Author:   Jennifer Chiaverini
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Plume; Reprint edition (March 29, 2005)
    Eager to honor Sylvia Compson's recent marriage, the doyenne of the quilters who teach their art at the Elm Creek Quilt Camp, the Elm Creek Quilters, hasten to stitch a bridal quilt for their favorite Master Quilter, but in the race to commemorate in Sylvia's bridal quilt, they forget to give honesty its pride of place
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    Why She Went Home: A Novel
    Author:   Lucinda Rosenfeld
    Genres:   Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Random House (March 2, 2004)
    Quirky serial dater Phoebe Fine's madcap misadventures--sibling rivalry, failed employement, and dating minefields
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    The Jungle Law
    Author:   Victoria Vinton
    Genres:   Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   MacAdam/Cage Publishing (October 2, 2005)
    First-time novelist Vinton, using a free and direct third person, presents Rudyard Kipling's life in Vermont in 1892 as he worked on what became The Jungle Books
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    Winkie
    Author:   Clifford Chase
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Grove Press (May 26, 2006)
    In this wryly comic, paradoxically touching first novel, Chase delivers a cleverly original allegory on the absurdities of our terror-obsessed culture
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    Country of Origin: A Novel
    Author:   Don Lee
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   W. W. Norton & Company; Reprint edition (April 2005)
    Ploughshares editor Lee uses the racial homogeneity of Japan as a stark backdrop to this elegant first novel, a follow-up to his story collection, Yellow
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    Dominion: A Novel
    Author:   Calvin Baker
    Genres:   Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   Grove Press (June 28, 2006)
    The tale of three generations of African-American men who make their mark in colonial and Revolutionary South Carolina, while battling nature, the supernatural and their sexual and emotional needs
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    Oh Pure and Radiant Heart
    Author:   Lydia Millet
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Harvest Books; Reprint edition (July 3, 2006)
    In Millet's surreal fifth novel, three physicists—Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi, and Leo Szilard—are transported from their posts during the Second World War to the year 2003, and in penitence for their contributions to the creation of the atomic bomb, they set off on a mission to promote world peace
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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Inkwell Management
    Witherspoon Associates