Full Agent Profile: Joe Regal



NAME

Joe Regal

AGENCY
Regal Literary
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
joe@regal-literary.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.regal-literary.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Offbeat/Quirky
    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Science | Drama/Music | Pop Culture | Narrative | Military | Photography | Cultural/Social Issues

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • His primary interests are literary fiction, international thrillers, history, science, photography, music, culture, and whimsy.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • This agency does not consider romance, science fiction, poetry, or screenplays
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • http://www.regal-literary.com/Submission.html
    • All submissions should be addressed to Regal Literary Inc., The Capitol Building, 236 West 26th St., #801, New York, NY 10001
    • Snail Mail/fiction: query & first ten pages
    • Snail Mail/nonfiction: query with proposal & SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Represented the late George Plimpton and he currently represents notable authors such as Audrey Niffenegger (The Time Traveler's Wife)
    EDUCATION
    • He graduated from Columbia College magna cum laude.


    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Literary Fiction
    Audrey Niffenegger's HER FEARFUL SYMMETRY, "a delicious and deadly twenty-first-century ghost story about her familiar themes of love, loss and identity," to Nan Graham at Scribner, in a major deal, reportedly for approximately $4.5 million or more, at auction, for publication on September 29, 2009, by Joe Regal at Regal Literary (US).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Time Traveler's Wife
    Author:   Audrey Niffenegger
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   MacAdam/Cage Publishing; Today Show Book Club edition (September 17, 2003)
    Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian travels involuntarily through time, while his wife's life takes a natural sequential course; their passionate love affair endures across a sea of time
    View book at Amazon

    Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions
    Author:   Daniel Wallace
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill; 1st ed edition (October 1, 1998)
    William Bloom's father, Edward, wasn't home much, but he made a life and a lot of money; in the long time his father takes to die, William tries desperately to find the man his father was inside the local legends that grew up around him
    View book at Amazon

    Warriors of God: Richard the Lionheart and Saladin in the Third Crusade
    Author:   James Reston, Jr.
    Genres:   History
    Publisher:   Doubleday; 1st edition (May 15, 2001)
    Celebrated as the romanticized figure in the legend of Robin Hood, Richard the Lionheart was indeed a flesh-and-blood ruler who led an army of crusaders against Sultan Saladin at the end of the twelfth century to claim the The Holy Land as their own
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    Conscious Style Home: Eco-Friendly Living for the 21st Century
    Author:   Danny Seo
    Genres:   How-To | Nature/Ecology
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press; 1st edition (September 1, 2001)
    Seo, a leading environmentalist, redecorates his parents' suburban home and describes hundreds of unique, readily available products and easy projects to help you create a comfortable, elegant living space without harming the planet
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    Hunting Warbirds: The Obsessive Quest for the Lost Aircraft of World War II
    Author:   Carl Hoffman
    Genres:   History | Military
    Publisher:   Ballantine Books; (April 3, 2001)
    Author Hoffman takes us questing for warbirds--vintage World War II aircraft--with warbird hunter Gary Larkins and air racer Darryl Greenamyer, partners in repairing a B-29 and flying it off the Greenland icecap, where it crash-landed in 1947
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    Teenage Nervous Breakdown: Music and Politics in the Post-Elvis Age
    Author:   David Walley
    Genres:   Drama/Music
    Publisher:   Perseus Publishing; (October 2001)
    Loosely interconnected essays by a noted cultural historian about how rock music has affected our lives and our culture
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    The Traveler: A Novel
    Author:   John Twelve Hawks
    Genres:   Science Fiction | Commercial Fiction | Fantasy | Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Doubleday (June 28, 2005)
    First in a projected trilogy called The Fourth Realm, this book explores the present-day U.S. that is part of the Vast Machine, a society overseen by the Tabula, a secret organization bent on establishing a perfectly controlled populace
    View book at Amazon




    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Russell & Volkening
    Regal Literary, Inc.