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Full Agent Profile: Kimberly Witherspoon



NAME

Kimberly Witherspoon

AGENCY
Inkwell Management
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
kim@inkwellmanagement.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.inkwellmanagement.com



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Chick Lit | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Romance | Short Stories | Offbeat/Quirky
    NONFICTION GENRES

    Celebrity | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Pop Culture | Narrative

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail: query with SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She has represented critically acclaimed and bestselling authors of both fiction and nonfiction, including: Kate Atkinson, Anthony Bourdain, Robert Olen Butler, Susan Cheever, Jim Crace, Cindy Crawford, Neil Jordan, Sophie Kinsella, Richard Marcinko, Edna O’Brien, Arundhati Roy, and Rebecca Wells
    • She is very involved in the NYC restaurant scene and she represents three of the chefs included in Don't Try This At Home: Anthony Bourdain; Gabrielle Hamilton; and Fergus Henderson.
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Brown University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Shopaholic & Sister
    Author:   Sophie Kinsella
    Genres:   Chick Lit
    Publisher:   The Dial Press (September 28, 2004)
    Becky Bloomwood, shopaholic extraordinaire, is back from her honeymoon with Hubby Luke, only to discover from her parents that she has a "long-lost" half sister, Jessica (the product of fling between Becky's Dad and a train stewardess back in the '70s) who couldn't be more different than her superficial binge shopping sister
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    The Whole Story and Other Stories
    Author:   Ali Smith
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Short Stories
    Publisher:   Anchor; 1 Anchor edition (March 9, 2004)
    Twelve sharp, unsettling stories tuned to a frequency just beyond the range of reality
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    My Name Is Bill : Bill Wilson--His Life and the Creation of Alcoholics Anonymous
    Author:   Susan Cheever
    Genres:   Biography | Narrative
    Publisher:  
    A remarkably human portrait of a man--cofounder of Alcoholics Anonymous--whose life and work both influenced and saved the lives of millions of people
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    The Last Song of Dusk: A Novel
    Author:   Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Humor/Satire | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Arcade Publishing (October 11, 2004)
    A biting social commentary with a sprawling family saga, beginning with the marriage of the beautiful Anuradha and handsome Vardhmaan, who seem destined to lead a charmed life until the tragic death of their first son
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    The Manny
    Author:   Holly Peterson
    Genres:   Chick Lit | Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   The Dial Press (June 19, 2007)
    Jamie Whitfield, 36, lives on Park Avenue with her three children and her mostly absent high-powered attorney husband, Phillip, and in order to keep up with the Jones, she hires Peter Bailey—a male nanny—who might just help Jamie in more ways than one...
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    Vengeance
    Author:   Richard Marcinko, Jim DeFelice
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Pocket Star; Reprint edition (April 25, 2006)
    Book 11 of the Rogue Warrior Series: While Marcinko and his ex-military Rogue Warriors, operating as a private security company, are pulling off very successful attack exercises on transportation and energy targets in the U.S., someone is sending Marcinko deadly messages, and a cloudy picture emerges of Bosnian Muslim terrorists, smuggling, a missing French intelligence agent, strange connections to the Vietnam War and a very real threat of another major terrorist attack on U.S. soil.
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    The Descendants: A Novel
    Author:   Kaui Hart Hemmings
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Random House; 1 edition (May 15, 2007)
    The tale of Matt King and his daughters, precocious 10-year-old Scottie and temperamental 17-year-old Alex, in the aftermath of his wife's involvement in a boating accident that leaves her in a coma, in which he discovers she was having an affair and embarks on a strange journey with his daughters to find her lover
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    Desperate Duchesses (Avon Historical Romance)
    Author:   Eloisa James
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Avon (May 29, 2007)
    In her latest, veteran author James offers a larger-than-life portrait of Georgian England, complete with oversexed aristocrats, posturing courtesans and a feuding duke and duchess.
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    Split: A Memoir of Divorce
    Author:   Suzanne Finnamore
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Dutton Adult (April 17, 2008)

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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Witherspoon Associates