Full Agent Profile: Denise Shannon



NAME

Denise Shannon

AGENCY
Denise Shannon Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
submissions@deniseshannonagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.deniseshannonagency.com/



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

History | Biography | Politics | Memoirs | Business | Narrative | Health & Fitness

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    The Russian Debutante's Handbook
    Author:   Gary Shteyngart
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Riverhead Books; (June 6, 2002)
    The adventures of Vladimir, a young Russian-American immigrant, whose capitalist dreams and desires for a girlfriend lead him off the straight and narrow and into uncharted territory
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    Keeper: One House, Three Generations, and a Journey into Alzheimer's
    Author:   Andrea Gillies
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Broadway; 1 edition (August 17, 2010)
    Winner of the 2009 Wellcome Trust Book Prize in England--a memoir about the author's role as the fulltime caretaker of her mother-in-law who moves in with the family when she is diagnosed with dementia/Alzheimer's, and Gillies's fears, frustrations, rage, guilt and isolation coping with the exhausting, uncharted, sometimes darkly comic challenge posed by this increasingly common "brain failure."
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    Everything: A Novel
    Author:   Kevin Canty
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Nan A. Talese (July 6, 2010)
    A story of the stark beauty of Montana and the free-spirited souls who inhabit it
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    Three Wishes: A True Story of Good Friends, Crushing Heartbreak, and Astonishing Luck on Our Way to Love and Motherhood
    Author:   Carey Goldberg, Beth Jones, Pamela Ferdinand
    Genres:   Memoirs
    Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition (April 6, 2010)
    A memoir of three women, eight vials of sperm, and love found, as these friends, all nearly 40, decide to go it alone and become single mothers -- but things, rather happily, don't work out exactly as planned
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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    International Creative Management
    Georges Borchardt Agency