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Full Agent Profile: Bob Mecoy



NAME

Bob Mecoy

AGENCY
Bob Mecoy Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
bob.mecoy@gmail.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.bobmecoy.com/



FICTION GENRES
Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Military/Espionage | Graphic Novels
NONFICTION GENRES

Sports | Politics | Medical | Science | Memoirs | Current Affairs | Business | Narrative | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • He's looking to expand his representation of graphic novels, sports, and science
    • He really likes popular science written as a narrative
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Not interested in seeing romance, children’s or young adult books, screenplays or poetry
    • No longer represents fantasy or science fiction
    • He does NOT represent romance, chick lit, history, cookbook books
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail: query with SASE
    • Email: query only (no attachments)

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former editor at Crown Books, Simon & Schuster, Morrow/Avon, NAL and Dell/Delacorte
    • This agent has changed the name of his agency from Creative Book Services to Bob Mecoy Literary Agency
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Bodies in Motion: Stories
    Author:   Mary Anne Mohanraj
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Short Stories
    Publisher:   HarperCollins (July 1, 2005)
    A collection of linked short stories, tracing the emotional, sexual, geographic and relational history of two Sri Lankan families through the last half century
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    Committed: Confessions of a Fantasy Football Junkie
    Author:   Mark St. Amant
    Genres:   Sports | Memoirs
    Publisher:   Scribner (September 4, 2004)
    Utterly fed up with never having won his league championship, sports humorist Amant abandons his advertising career and makes fantasy football his new full-time job, setting out on a sprawling reconnaissance mission to discover what really makes this game--and its players--tick
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    The Placebo Chronicles: Strange But True Tales From the Doctors' Lounge
    Author:   Doug Farrago
    Genres:   Medical | Memoirs | Humor
    Publisher:   Broadway (April 12, 2005)
    In the same irreverent style as his popular satirical magazine, "Placebo Journal"--affectionately known by its thousands of fanatic readers as “Mad magazine for doctors”--Dr. Farrago has compiled the best of the most outrageous and uproarious true stories to come out of the ERs and examination rooms of doctors all over the country
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    The Blog of War: Front-Line Dispatches from Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Author:   Matthew Currier Burden
    Genres:   Military
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster (September 5, 2006)
    Burden, a veteran who has served with Special Operations and intelligence units, provides a glimpse into a new form of war literature, the military blog
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    Event: A Novel
    Author:   David Lynn Golemon
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense | Military/Espionage
    Publisher:   Thomas Dunne Books (August 22, 2006)
    The Event Group, a covert organization that has secretly served every U.S. president since Lincoln, must now combine forces with the powerful might of the U.S. military and prepare themselves for an epic battle against the most dangerous threat against human existence that history has ever seen
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    Hamlet: The Manga
    Author:   Tintin Pantoja
    Genres:   Graphic Novels
    Publisher:   Wiley; 2007
    The first in a four-book series of Shakespeare's plays as graphic novels





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