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Full Agent Profile: Rebecca Gradinger



NAME

Rebecca Gradinger

AGENCY
Fletcher & Company LLC
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
rebecca@fletcherandco.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.fletcherandco.com



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

Medical | Parenting | Self-Help | Memoirs | Current Affairs | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Narrative | Health & Fitness | Cultural/Social Issues | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is interested in projects that fall into the following categories: literary fiction, upmarket commercial fiction, narrative non-fiction, self-help, memoir, humor, parenting, YA, and pop culture.
    • She is interested in seeing medical memoirs and narrative non-fiction that brings the reader into a world that is not generally "open to the public"
    • She likes up-market commercial and literary fiction with a strong emotional core as well as narrative non-fiction (including memoir). She also likes fiction that is simply impossible to stop reading (and if it makes you weep, all the better!)
    • Her particular areas of nonfiction interest are: health and medicine, memoir that takes you into unfamiliar worlds, women’s issues of all kinds, cultural studies
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She is NOT interested in seeing any Sci-Fi, Fantasy
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Please do not query more than one agent at this agency at a time.
    • Snail Mail: query with SASE
    • Email: query only via info@fletcherandco.com

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She is originally from Montreal
    EDUCATION
    • She holds a BA from Barnard College and a JD from George Washington University Law Center.


    NEW DEALS
    Non-Fiction | Business | Journalism
    Lilit Marcus's SAVE THE ASSISTANTS: A Book for the Beleaguered, based on the blog of the same name devoted to the darkly humorous ups and downs of assistant life, expanding on the horror stories, celebrity assistant gossip, and a boss glossary, and adding prescriptive advice on how to gracefully navigate the world of office politics, to Hyperion, for publication in April 2010, by Rebecca Gradinger at Finchley Road Literary.

    Non-Fiction | Parenting
    Green Ivy Educational Consulting founder Ana Homayoun's THAT CRUMPLED PAPER WAS DUE LAST WEEK: Transforming the Disorganized Boy, an easy-to-implement program to help parents create and foster an environment in which their sons can develop organization and time-management skills plus learn to focus on finding their own version of success, to John Duff and Marian Lizzi at Perigee, in a pre-empt, for publication in 2009, by Rebecca Gradinger at Janklow & Nesbit (World).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Lost Girls and Love Hotels: A Novel (P.S.)
    Author:   Catherine Hanrahan
    Genres:   Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Harper Perennial (July 3, 2006)
    Margaret, a 20-something Canadian, has fled to Tokyo to escape her past but soon numbs herself with drink and dangerous sex and narrates her surreal Tokyo encounters
    View book at Amazon

    Sick Girl
    Author:   Amy Silverstein
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Grove Press; Reprint edition (October 1, 2008)
    Silverstein's memoir offers a rare glimpse at life as an organ-transplant recipient.
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Mary Anne Thompson Associates Inc
    Janklow & Nesbit Associates
    Finchley Road Literary