James Patterson has created more enduring fictional characters than any other novelist writing today with his Alex Cross, Michael Bennett, Women’s Murder Club, Private, NYPD Red, Daniel X, Maximum Ride, and Middle School series. As of January 2016, he has sold over 350 million books worldwide and currently holds the Guinness World Record for the most #1 New York Times bestsellers. In addition to writing the thriller novels for which he is best known, he also writes children’s, middle-grade, and young-adult fiction and is also the first author to have #1 new titles simultaneously on the New York Times adult and children’s bestseller lists.
Affirm Press is a Melbourne-based publisher dedicated to publishing great Australian stories, big ideas, and the most engaging local and international authors. We publish a broad range of non-fiction books that always, in some way, have positive underlying messages. We also have a small but select list of fiction, which we are keen to expand. We aim to distinguish ourselves through our editorial commitment and sales focus.
Anderson Literary Agency is a full-service boutique literary agency representing a broad range of authors of non-fiction, with a focus on thought leadership, business, psychology, history, science and religion.
Bellevue Literary Press is devoted to publishing literary
fiction and nonfiction at the intersection of the arts and sciences because they believe that science and the humanities are natural companions for understanding the human experience. With each book they publish, their goal is to foster a rich, interdisciplinary dialogue that will forge new tools for thinking and engaging with the world.
Fraser-Bub Literary was established in 2016 by literary agent MacKenzie Fraser-Bub. MacKenzie began her career in publishing as a teenager reading manuscripts and writing readers reports at the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House. She is a veteran of the Columbia Publishing Course, having taught and worked there. She also spent several years at Simon and Schuster (Touchstone Books), in one of the industry’s finest marketing departments, before becoming an agent at the venerable Trident Media Group. There, MacKenzie quickly built a diverse list that included multiple New York Times and USA Today bestselling titles, including romance, new adult, women’s fiction, and science fiction.
Hornfischer Literary Management, L.P., is a literary agency with a strong track record handling a broad range of serious and commercial nonfiction. HLM’s clients include major award-winning nonfiction writers, memoirists, historians, scientists, professionals, journalists, and assorted other literary artists with portfolio.
The Innovation Press is a new but rapidly growing publisher that is committed to titles that inspire children’s creativity and promote child-led learning. Their authors are typically well-established online with a large international social media platform. They publish both fiction and non-fiction titles.
With more than 25 years in the publishing industry, including her years as an editor and publisher at Random House Inc., founder Linda Loewenthal puts her experience to work on behalf of her clients. After spending 12 years as a literary agent at the David Black Agency, Linda created The Loewenthal Company to nurture and advocate for authors whose goals are to make a difference in peoples’ lives–whether their goal is to shift a perspective, offer practical advice, or ignite the imagination.
The Loewenthal Company represents fiction and nonfiction, with an emphasis on journalism and narrative nonfiction, health and medicine, religion and spirituality, as well as psychology and science.
Lucinda Literary is a hybrid literary and marketing agency, and has newly expanded to include a lecture bureau for authors. Representing books primarily in business, health/lifestyle, popular science, and memoir, as well as upmarket fiction, we use a multi-pronged approach—representation, lecture, marketing, and publicity—to help authors identify and reach the broadest audience of readers possible.
A new applied arts imprint focusing on art instruction, photo technique, and artisanal crafts. Like its parent company, The Monacelli Press, Monacelli Studio has the finest editorial, design, and production standards in the industry within its specialized categories. The first list launching in spring 2016 has something for everybody within this category—serious professional-level reference; real-world instruction and advice on art as a career; step-by-step painting techniques for serious amateurs and watercolor weekend warriors; and a beginner-level how-to-draw book for kids of all ages interested in a fun and easy approach to creating adorable manga characters.
Anna Olswanger has been a literary agent since 2005. She launched her own literary agency, Olswanger Literary LLC, in 2014 where she represents picture books (author-illustrators only), middle grade fiction, and adult nonfiction. Anna has sold to all major publishers, including Bloomsbury, Chronicle, HarperCollins, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster. Her clients have won the Newbery Honor, Asian Pacific American Award for Literature Honor, Flora Stieglitz Strauss Award for Nonfiction, Orbis Pictus Honor, PEN/Steven Kroll Award for Picture Book Writing, Parents Choice Gold Award, Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Book, Sibert Award Honor, Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Honor, and been on The New York Times Bestseller list.
Prospect Park Books is a California native, publishing beautiful print and digital books with wit, creativity, and intelligence. A general trade publisher focusing on fiction, mysteries, cooking/food, humor, and regional/gift titles, and Prospect Park Books works with authors, designers, and artists who are outside of the New York mainstream.
Templeton Press (part of the Templeton Foundation Inc.) was founded in 1997 as a nonprofit established by Sir John Templeton. Since its inception, the Press has published over two hundred books in the core publishing areas of The Virtues, Science & the Big Questions, Health & Spirituality, and Individual Freedom & Free Markets. The goal of Templeton Press is to be the driving force behind positive, enduring, and tangible cultural change.
Three Rooms Press is a fierce New York-based independent publisher inspired by dada, punk and passion. Founded in 1993, it serves as a leading independent U.S. publisher of cut-the-edge creative, with a focus on literary fiction, provocative nonfiction, mind-blowing memoir, stimulating drama and visionary art. Three Rooms Press publishes Maintenant, an annual journal of contemporary dada writing and art, and produces a variety of literary and cultural events in global cultural capitals including readings, plays, workshops and concerts. Three Rooms Press books are distributed by PGW/Perseus.