Full Agent Profile: Lauren Abramo



NAME

Lauren Abramo

AGENCY
Dystel & Goderich Literary Management
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
labramo@dystel.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.dystel.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Humor/Satire
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Sports | Politics | Science | Memoirs | Current Affairs | Pop Culture | Pets | Film & Entertainment | Cultural/Social Issues | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is an avid reader of literary fiction, as well as non-fiction designed to make you think--particularly history, politics, current affairs and philosophy
    • She is interested in all things "Irish"
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Actively building her client list
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of New York University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Inheriting the Trade: A Northern Family Confronts Its Legacy as theLargest Slave-Trading Dynasty in U.S. Histor
    Author:   Thomas Norman DeWolf
    Genres:   History | Memoirs
    Publisher:   Beacon Press; 1 edition (January 2, 2008)
    A trailblazing memoir about one family's quest to face its slave-trading past, and an urgent call for reconciliation
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    Away Games: My Season of Misadventures in Czech Semi-Pro Basketball
    Author:   Dave Fromm
    Genres:   Sports | Memoirs
    Publisher:   Skyhorse Publishing (November 1, 2007)
    At just under six feet tall, David Fromm was not an extraordinarily talented basketball player, but his desire to play could not be denied; so, he made an unusual decision: he put aside law school and went to play basketball in a foreign country instead.
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    Do Dogs Have Bellybuttons?: Answers to the 100 Most Commonly Asked Canine Questions
    Author:   Michelle Ann Rivera
    Genres:   Pets
    Publisher:   Adams Media Corporation (August 2007)
    In this informative yet hilarious collection, humane educator, founder and executive director of Animals 101, Michelle A. Rivera, answers more than 100 of the funny, quirky, and sometimes silly and frivolous questions that every dog owner asks at one time or another.
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    Don't You Forget About Me: Contemporary Writers on the Films of John Hughes
    Author:   Jaime Clarke (Anthology Editor)
    Genres:   Pop Culture | Film & Entertainment
    Publisher:   Simon Spotlight Entertainment (March 6, 2007)
    The angst-ridden films of John Hughes remain vital viewing to a generation of writers old enough to have seen The Breakfast Club in theaters, and this collection of musings from 20 such contributors is perfect for die-hard Hughes fans
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    Conquering the SAT: How Parents Can Help Teens Overcome the Pressure and Succeed
    Author:   Ned Johnson and Emily Warner Eskelsen
    Genres:   Parenting | How-To
    Publisher:   Palgrave Macmillan (December 26, 2006)
    Drawing on their long experience as standardized-test prep tutors, Johnson and Eskelsen offer parents advice on how to moderate the highly stressful experience of college-admission testing.
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