Full Agent Profile: Jeff Kellogg



NAME

Jeff Kellogg

AGENCY
Pavilion Literary Management
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
jeff@pavilionliterary.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.pavilionliterary.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Science Fiction | Crime | Mystery | Horror | Commercial Fiction | Fantasy | Humor/Satire | Family Saga | Historical Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Adventure | Military/Espionage
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Sports | Biography | Religion | Food & Lifestyle | Medical | Science | Memoirs | Adventure/True Story | Pop Culture | Narrative | Psychology | Health & Fitness | Nature/Ecology | Military | True Crime | Cultural/Social Issues | Technology | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • NONFICTION: He is particularly interested in cutting edge popular science (neuroscience, physics and astrophysics/cosmology, evolutionary biology/genetics, medicine, health (pyschology) from experts in their respective fields. Also biography, technology, history, military, adventure, nature & environment, humor, comparative religion, religious studies/criticism (no Evangelical Xtianity!), satire, pop culture, culture crit
    • FICTION: Thrillers (straight/psychological-,historical-, science-, and techno-), mystery, SF/F (first contact and sociological), alternate history (a la S.M Stirling & Harry Turtledove), genre-bending and cross-genre fiction, action-adventure. Big, sprawling, bawdy, tragicomic novels (a la David James Duncan's THE BROTHERS K and John Irving's THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP) that capture the absurd melodrama of life, especially novels with a strong sense of place.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • This agent does NOT represent self-help, romance, or Evangelical/Christian fiction or nonfiction
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Pavilion is presently not accepting queries or submissions

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Editor, The California Quarterly (1990)
    • Freelance science-and food writer, and book reviewer (1992-2001)
    • Former acquiring editor at HarperCollins Publishers (2001-2003)
    • Book Doctor (2003-2006)
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of University of California (Davis campus)


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Tour Fever: An Armchair's Cyclist's Guide to Le Tour de France
    Author:   J. P. Partland
    Genres:   Sports
    Publisher:   Perigee Trade (May 2, 2006)
    A quick, easy, and fun guide to Le Tour de France for people who are interested in the race
    View book at Amazon

    Grievances
    Author:   Mark Ethridge
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   NewSouth Books (April 16, 2006)
    A story of newspapers, murder, and redemption for a small southern town and for a young reporter as an unlikely trio solve a decades-old racial murder
    View book at Amazon

    The Fourth Horseman: One Man's Secret Campaign to Fight the Great War in America
    Author:   Robert Koenig
    Genres:   Narrative | Military
    Publisher:   PublicAffairs (January 8, 2007)
    A story from WWI America about the tempestuous life of a doctor whose loyalties were divided between his German heritage and his American home, and who helped usher in a new era of germ warfare
    View book at Amazon

    The Other Brian
    Author:   R. Douglas Fields, PhD
    Genres:   Science
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster
    A renowned neuroscientist's exploration of glial cells and their role in brain health, learning, and memory


    The Outback Stars
    Author:   Sandra McDonald
    Genres:   Science Fiction
    Publisher:   Tor Books (April 17, 2007)
    A science-fiction adventure combining military intrigue, romance, and mysterious anicient alien technology
    View book at Amazon

    Knowing: The Deceptive Biology of Conviction
    Author:   Robert Burton, MD
    Genres:   Science | Psychology
    Publisher:   St. Martins Press; forthcoming
    This book explores the sensation of knowledge -- how we "know" when we "know" something -- and how it affects our everyday lives -- in everything from religious belief to sports


    (Not That You Asked): Rants, Exploits, and Obsessions
    Author:   Steve Almond
    Genres:   Pop Culture | Humor
    Publisher:   Random House (September 11, 2007)
    A collection of subversive and humorous excursions into sex, Kurt Vonnegut, Religion, and Reality Television, among other topics
    View book at Amazon




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