Full Agent Profile: Lauren Galit



NAME

Lauren Galit

AGENCY
LKG Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
lauren@lkgagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.lkgagency.com/home/



FICTION GENRES

NONFICTION GENRES

Celebrity | Food & Lifestyle | Parenting | How-To | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Dating/Relationships | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Health & Fitness | Pets | Humor | Journalism

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is also interested in all lifestyle categories -- parenting, style, wedding, etc.
    • Because of her background, she specializes in nonfiction books and working with magazine writers to help them make the transition to books
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She does NOT represent fiction
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail: query with proposal & SASE
    • Email: query with proposal as attachment (please put the word "QUERY" in the subject line)

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She started the business in May 2004. After working as a magazine editor for 10 years, she made the switch to books, learning the trade from John Boswell of John Boswell Associates--a noted book packager and creator of the 365 WAYS TO COOK series
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Harvard University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Five Minute Face
    Author:   Carmindy
    Genres:   Pop Culture | Health & Fitness
    Publisher:   Regan Books; Spring 2007



    Lance Armstrong and The Amazing Bike Race
    Author:   Ashley MacEachern
    Genres:   Children's
    Publisher:   Harper Collins; Spring 2008
    Lance Armstrong overcomes stinging bees, jumps over a herd of cows, and swerves around crashing riders to win the biggest bike race of them all


    Dress Your Best: The Complete Guide to Finding the Style That's Right for Your Body
    Author:   Stacy London and Clinton Kelly
    Genres:   Celebrity | Pop Culture
    Publisher:   Three Rivers Press (September 13, 2005)
    The spunky hosts of TLC's What to Wear present a fashion guide that's empowering, friendly and exceedingly useful
    View book at Amazon

    Haiku U
    Author:   David Bader
    Genres:   Humor
    Publisher:   Gotham; March 2005
    From Aristotle to Zola, Great Books in 17 Syllables, a humorous take on 100 Great Books
    View book at Amazon

    Freakin' Fabulous
    Author:   Clinton Kelly
    Genres:   Food & Lifestyle
    Publisher:   Simon Spotlight Entertainment
    How to Dress, Speak, Behave, Eat, Drink, Decorate, and Generally Be Better Than Everyone Else


    The Colic Chronicles
    Author:   Tara Kompare
    Genres:   Parenting
    Publisher:   DaCapo Lifelong



    Something New
    Author:   Elise MacAdam
    Genres:  
    Publisher:   Simon Spotlight Entertainment
    Wedding Etiquette for Rulebreakers, Traditionalists, and Everyone in Between


    Great Hair
    Author:   Nick Arrojo
    Genres:   How-To
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Press






    LINKS
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    John Boswell Associates