Full Agent Profile: Sharon Friedman



NAME

Sharon Friedman

AGENCY
Sharon Friedman Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
sfbooks@netvision.net.il
AGENCY WEB SITE




FICTION GENRES

NONFICTION GENRES

Religion | Politics | Multi-Cultural | Cookbooks | Current Affairs | Cultural/Social Issues

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Interested in representing books that have some connection to the Middle East. That could mean that the writer lives in this region, or that the subject of the writer's book is in some way connected to the Middle East
    • Also particularly interested in Jewish themes and culture
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Email only: query

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • After many years of successful agenting in New York, she moved to Jerusalem and started her own agency
    • Continues to conduct business in New York as well as maintain a NYC office with assistants
    • Has fought in lightweight boxing matches in Israel
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living
    Author:   Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler
    Genres:   Spirituality
    Publisher:   Penguin Putnam; (October 1, 1998)
    Psychiatrist Howard Cutler poses challenging life questions to the Dalai Lama during an extended period of interviews
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    Montana 1948: A Novel
    Author:   Lawrence Watson, Larry Watson, Abbey
    Genres:   Literary Fiction
    Publisher:   Ulverscroft Large Print; (January 1997)
    During the summer of 1948, a solid, middle-class family in a small Montana town is wrenched apart by scandal, murder and suicide
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    The Zen of Eating: Ancient Answers to Modern Weight Problems
    Author:   Ronna Kabatznick
    Genres:   Spirituality | Health & Fitness
    Publisher:   Perigee Books; 1st ed edition (March 1, 1998) paperback
    From a psychologist and mediator, Ronna Kabatznick, comes an innovative approach to diet and weight loss management that taps into the time-tested, 2,500-year-old principles of Zen Buddhism
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    The Particulars of Rapture: Reflections on Exodus
    Author:   Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg
    Genres:   Religion
    Publisher:   Doubleday Books; 1st edition (February 20, 2001)
    Zornberg, who has taught English literature at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, offers a literary look at the second book of the Bible: Exodus
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    The World of Jewish Cooking: More Than 500 Traditional Recipes from Alsace to Yemen
    Author:   Gil Marks
    Genres:   Religion | Cookbooks
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster; (September 6, 1996)
    From a rabbi who is also a gourmet chef and a noted authority on Jewish food history and lore comes a comprehensive new guide to the World of Jewish Cooking
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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Ralph Vicinanza Ltd
    John Hawkins & Associates