Full Agent Profile: Alicka Pistek



NAME

Alicka Pistek

AGENCY
Alicka Pistek Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL

AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.apliterary.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Romance | Family Saga | Historical Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Biography | Religion | Food & Lifestyle | Politics | Science | How-To | Self-Help | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Travel | Spirituality | Current Affairs | Business | Pop Culture | Narrative | Finance | Psychology | Health & Fitness | Nature/Ecology | Military | Humor

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

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is interested in high-quality non-fiction, including biography, business, child guidance, cooking, current affairs, politics, health, history, how-to, language, memoirs, military, money, nature, psychology, inspirational, science, self-help, travel, and creative nonfiction.
    • She also considers these fiction areas: crime, ethnic, family saga, historical, literary, mainstream, mystery, romance, and thriller.
    • She is actively looking for: popular historical fiction (especially with a female protagonist)
    • She is interested in literary fiction, plot-driven commercial fiction, especially suspense, thrillers, romance and mysteries
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • This agency does not represent science fiction/fantasy, children's books, poetry or screenplays
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Email/fiction: query with first three chapters as attachment
    • Please note: Romance submissions will be deemed a special category; please indicate in the subject heading whether your submission is a romance.

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    EDUCATION
    • She has an M.A. in German Translation and a B.A. in Linguistics from the University of California, San Diego


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    More Than Enough: A Novel
    Author:   John Fulton
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Family Saga
    Publisher:   Picador; 1st ed edition (August 3, 2002) paperback
    A month in the life of one American family as they struggle to pull together and break apart in Salt Lake City, Utah
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    Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
    Author:   Michael C. Carroll
    Genres:   Politics | Science
    Publisher:   William Morrow; 1st edition (February 17, 2004)
    Based on innumerable declassified government documents, scores of in-depth interviews, and access to Plum Island itself, NY lawyer and author Carroll takes you deep inside this secret government germ laboratory gone terribly wrong
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    Echoes
    Author:   Erin Grady
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Berkley Hardcover; (December 4, 2004)
    Tess Carson's sister has disappeared after being implicated in the suspicious murder of her boss, but when Tess begins having visions of another time and place, she starts to suspect that she may hold the key to finding her sister
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    Amnesia Nights
    Author:   Quinton Skinner
    Genres:   Commercial Fiction
    Publisher:   Ballantine Books; (June 29, 2004)
    When Jack Wright discovers $400,000 in cash and a blood stained club stashed in a hole in his bedroom wall, he attempts to uncovers the origin of the money and bloody club as well as reconstruct the loss of his fiance, his friends, and the overall downward spiral of his life
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    The Big Sister's Guide to the World of Work: The Inside Rules Every Working Girl Must Know
    Author:   Marcelle Langan DiFalco, Jocelyn Greenky Herz
    Genres:   Business | Women's Issues
    Publisher:   Fireside; (January 11, 2005)
    Big Sister's Guide helps young women decode messages of the workplace
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    Hippo Eats Dwarf: A Field Guide to Hoaxes and Other B.S.
    Author:   Alex Boese
    Genres:   Pop Culture
    Publisher:   Harvest Books; First edition (April 1, 2006)
    A playful, guide to fakery
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    Mommy Yoga: The 50 Stretches of Motherhood
    Author:   Julie Tilsner
    Genres:   Pop Culture | Humor
    Publisher:   Celestial Arts (October 2005)
    From Parenting Magazine contributing editor Julie Tilsner comes MOMMY YOGA, an irresistibly cute and hilarious look at the amazing positions mothers find themselves in while feeding, cleaning, and generally caring for their kids
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    LINKS
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/apistek/
    This is Alicka Pistek's webpage on PublishersMarketplace
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Nicholas Ellison, Inc.
    International Creative Management (ICM)