Full Agent Profile: Laura Yorke



NAME

Laura Yorke

AGENCY
Carol Mann Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
laura@carolmannagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.carolmannagency.com/



FICTION GENRES

NONFICTION GENRES

History | Sports | Biography | Religion | Science | Parenting | Multi-Cultural | Self-Help | Spirituality | Current Affairs | Pop Culture | Psychology | Health & Fitness

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • This agency specializes in current affairs, self-help, popular culture, psychology, parenting, and history.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She is not interested in fiction queries at this time
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • http://carolmannagency.com/
    • This agency prefers to receive snail mail queries
    • Snail Mail/fiction & memoir: query with synopsis and the first 25 pages of your manuscript
    • Snail Mail/non-fiction: query with brief synopsis and bio & SASE
    • Email: query via submissions@carolmannagency.com

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She began her career at Simon & Schuster, where she worked as an editor at three different imprints before moving to Putnam. From there she co-founded the Golden Books Adult trade division, focusing primarily on psychology and parenting titles, then moved on to become the editor-at-large of Regan Books/HarperCollins.
    • Her clients include Henry S. Lodge M.D. and Chris Crowley, former anchor Willow Bay, eminent Harvard psychologist George Vaillant, noted researcher and chief of psychiatry at Mt. Sinai Eric Hollander, former Seventeen Editor-in-Chief Sabrina Weil, and prize-winning journalists Mary A. Fischer and Alexis Jetter
    • Laura also serves as a contributing editor to Reader’s Digest and co-authored Why Motor Skills Matter (McGraw-Hill), a book for parents on the relationship between sensory integration and motor development.
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Duke University


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