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Full Agent Profile: Matt Wagner



NAME

Matt Wagner

AGENCY
Fresh Books Inc.
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
matt@fresh-books.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.fresh-books.com



FICTION GENRES

NONFICTION GENRES

History | Biography | Politics | Science | How-To | Drama/Music | Memoirs | Travel | Adventure/True Story | Current Affairs | Business | Pop Culture | Narrative | Finance | Psychology | Nature/Ecology | Pets | Military | Photography | Cultural/Social Issues | Technology | Humor | Journalism | Gift Books

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Fresh Books is looking for narrative non-fiction in the areas of adventure, natural history, western regional history, and current affairs. Also interested in pop culture, blog to book deals, and humor. Fresh Books has a strong list of reference, how-to, photography, business and technology titles.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Does not handle fiction, children's books, or poetry
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Email queries are preferred
    • Email: query only (no attachments)

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • He has a GREAT "industry-insiders" blog on his website
    EDUCATION
    • Creative Writing and Literature, U.C.S.C.
    • Stanford Publishing Course


    NEW DEALS
    Non-Fiction | Business
    Invaluable by Dave Crenshaw (Jossey-Bass Hardcover)

    Non-Fiction | Adventure/True Story | Humor
    The Zombie Combat Manual: A Guide to Fighting the Living Dead by Roger Ma (Berkley Books) A martial arts guide to killing the undead when the ammo runs out.

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Diary of a Real Estate Rookie: My Year of Flipping, Selling, Rebuilding and What I Learned the Hard Way
    Author:   Alison Rogers
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Kaplan
    Inman.com columnist and former NY Post Realty editor Alison Rogers' first year as a Manhattan Realtor.


    The Photoshop Darkroom: Creative Digital Post-Processing
    Author:   Harold Davis and Phyllis Davis
    Genres:   Photography | Technology
    Publisher:   Focal Press
    A complete photographic resource with thorough coverage of how to use Photoshop creatively, in a beautifully designed package full of gorgeous images. The Photoshop Darkroom offers limitless possibilities for photographers looking for jaw-dropping results, using powerful and innovative creative post-processing techniques.


    The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web
    Author:   Tamar Weinberg
    Genres:   How-To | Business | Technology
    Publisher:   O'Reilly
    Blogs, networking sites, and other examples of the social web provide businesses with a largely untapped marketing channel for products and services. But how do you take advantage of them? With The New Community Rules, you'll understand how social web technologies work, and learn the most practical and effective ways to reach people who frequent these sites. Written by an expert in social media and viral marketing, this book cuts through the hype and jargon to give you intelligent advice and strategies for positioning your business on the social web, with case studies that show how other companies have used this approach.


    Wilderness Survival for Dummies
    Author:   John Haslett and Cameron Smith
    Genres:   How-To
    Publisher:   Wiley
    Want to know how to stay alive in extreme situations? This practical, accurate guide gives you all the expert, field-tested tools and techniques you need to survive. Whether you find yourself lost in the woods, adrift on a life raft, bitten by a snake, or needing shelter in cold weather, this hands-on resource teaches you how to stay safe (and sane), find rescue, and live to tell the tale!





    LINKS
    This is the agency webpage on PublishersMarketplace
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/MattWagner
    Here is Matt's "inside-the-industry" blog
    http://www.fresh-books.com/blog/
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Waterside Productions