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Full Agent Profile: Albert Zuckerman



NAME

Albert Zuckerman

AGENCY
Writers House
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
azuckerman@writershouse.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.writershouse.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Women's Fiction | Romance | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Thrillers/Suspense | Adventure
    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Celebrity | Religion | Science | Parenting | Business | Women's Issues | Narrative | Finance | Health & Fitness | Military | True Crime | Humor

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • He is interested in popular fiction—particularly mysteries, thrillers, and women's novels—and a mix of prescriptive and narrative nonfiction that includes business, health, humor, and military history
    • He is especially interested in working with a few more novelists, preferably published authors whose works have received reviews praising their artistry, but whose sales have been only so-so
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • He does NOT represent children's picture books or cookbooks
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • His client list includes Stephen Hawking, Michael Lewis, Karen Pryor, and others
    • He is the author of WRITING THE BLOCKBUSTER NOVEL
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Religion: A Novel (Tannhauser Trilogy)
    Author:   Tim Willocks
    Genres:   Adventure
    Publisher:   Tor Books (April 29, 2008)
    This epic account of the Turkish siege of Malta in 1565—the first of a planned trilogy featuring Mattias Tannhauser, the son of a Saxon blacksmith
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    The King's Daughter
    Author:   Barbara Kyle
    Genres:   Women's Fiction | Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   Kensington (March 1, 2009)
    Upon the death of her father, Henry VIII, Queen Mary assumes the throne after a long exile. Her first order of business is to wed the devout Prince Philip of Spain, creating a powerful alliance that will transform Mary-s fanatical dream of ridding England of Protestantism into terrifying reality. And so begins the reign of Bloody Mary...Even as she plans for her own nuptials, Isabel Thornleigh is helping to lay the groundwork to overthrow Mary and bring Elizabeth to power. But none of the secrets Isabel has discovered compares to the truths hidden in her own family. With her beloved father imprisoned by Queen Mary, only Carlos Valverde-a Spanish soldier of fortune-can help Isabel. Now with England-s future at stake, Isabel risks all to change the course of history...
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    The Killer Book of Serial Killers: Incredible Stories, Facts and Trivia from the World of Serial Killers
    Author:   Tom Philbin
    Genres:   True Crime
    Publisher:   Sourcebooks, Inc. (January 1, 2009)
    The Killer Book of Serial Killers is the ultimate resource for any true crime fan and student of the bizarre world of serial killers. Filled with stories, trivia, quizzes, quotes, photos, and odd facts about the world's most notorious murderers.
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    The Comprehensive Guide to Skin Care: From Acne to Wrinkles, What to Do (And Not Do) to Stay Healthy and Look Your Best
    Author:   Rebecca Campen
    Genres:   Health & Fitness
    Publisher:   Praeger (November 30, 2009)
    From one of the foremost experts on skin care comes the first science-based resource to explore, in layperson's terms, the full range of dermatological conditions, remedies, and treatments. From infants to octogenarians, from curing acne to avoiding skin cancer, this book explains the facts, deflates the hype, and gives readers the information they need to be good caretakers of their skin and smart consumers of skin care products.
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    The Abyssinian Proof: A Kamil Pasha Novel
    Author:   Jenny White
    Genres:   Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   W.W. Norton & Co.; Reprint edition (March 16, 2009)
    A mysterious, holy grail–like object, a document with the potential to bring about peace between the different peoples of the world, is at the center of White's second novel set in late 19th-century Istanbul and featuring city magistrate Kamil Pasha (after The Sultan's Seal).
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    Home Game: An Accidental Guide to Fatherhood
    Author:   Michael Lewis
    Genres:   Parenting
    Publisher:   W.W. Norton & Co. (May 18, 2009)
    Bestselling writer Lewis (Moneyball) attempts to capture the triumphs, failures, humor, frustration and exhilaration of being a new father during the first year of each of his three children's lives.
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    True to the Game III
    Author:   Teri Woods
    Genres:   Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Grand Central Publishing (July 2, 2008)
    The third and most explosive installment of the groundbreaking True to the Game trilogy will take you on a marathon race through the mean streets of Philly. Starting off where the second installment's dramatic cliffhanger left us, True III will finally reveal Gena's mysterious stalker and savior, as well as introduce a new killer so vicious, so cunning, so ruthless, he'll have you looking over your shoulder with each turn of the page.
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    LINKS
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/AZuckerman/
    This is Al Zuckerman's webpage on PublishersMarketplace
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