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Full Agent Profile: Nancy Yost



NAME

Nancy Yost

AGENCY
Nancy Yost Literary Agency
350 Seventh Avenue, Suite 2003
New York, NY 10001
AAR MEMBER
Yes
AGENCY PHONE
(212) 239-2861
AGENCY FAX

EMAIL
QueryNancy@nyliterary.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.nyliterary.com/



FICTION GENRES
Mystery | Commercial Fiction | Fantasy | Women's Fiction | Humor/Satire | Romance | Historical Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense | Multi-Cultural | Erotica
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Science | Cultural/Social Issues | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • Nancy Yost represents a wide variety of writers of commercial fiction, specializing in crime novels; thrillers, mysteries, suspense; historical fiction and historical suspense; and women’s fiction of all kinds.
    • Mainly interested in fiction: commercial, women's fiction, thrillers (medical), suspense
    • She is also interested in erotica
    • She looks for complex, engrossing, character and voice-driven reads, and has a fondness for a good ghost story, southern fiction, historical fiction and atmosphere, intelligence and humor
    • Her nonfiction tastes lean to social history and natural science.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Does not represent horror, westerns, science-fiction, children's books, textbooks and books in need of translation
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    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She represents many New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors, including bestselling thriller authors Perri O’Shaughnessy and Linda Castillo, international bestselling and Macavity award-winning mystery author, Deborah Crombie, Mademoiselle columnist, Valerie Frankel, bestselling and critically acclaimed romance authors including Stephanie Laurens, Loretta Chase, Liz Carlyle, Suzanne Enoch and Gaelen Foley, paranormal writers, Jeaniene Frost and Ilona Andrews, along with bestselling mystery authors, Monica Ferris, Tamar Myers and Patricia Sprinkle.
    EDUCATION



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    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Private Places
    Author:   Robin Schone
    Genres:   Erotica
    Publisher:   Berkley Trade (August 5, 2008)
    USA Today bestselling author Robin Schone shares a tale of a man and a woman in a notorious club, who learn how very dangerous desires of the flesh can be
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    Whispers of the Flesh
    Author:   Louisa Burton
    Genres:   Erotica
    Publisher:   Bantam (September 30, 2008)
    In this irresistibly seductive new book, Louisa Burton extends her most provocative invitation yet to the infamous Castle of the Hidden Grotto—a voluptuous sanctuary of pleasure and passion.
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    Poisoned by Gilt (Domestic Bliss Mysteries)
    Author:   Leslie Caine
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Dell (June 24, 2008)
    To the newly formed design team of Steve Sullivan and Erin Gilbert, it seemed like a great idea: a competition to design and build the most earth-friendly home in Crestview, Colorado. But who would have dreamed that someone’s idea of saving the planet might include murder?
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    Dark Magic (Magic Series, Book 5)
    Author:   Cheyenne McCray
    Genres:   Fantasy | Romance
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Paperbacks (November 4, 2008)
    Jake Macgregor has his hands full. As San Francisco’s leader of the Paranormal Special Forces unit, he and his team are facing a powerful enemy that threatens to bring down the city, so the last thing Jake has time for is romance. So why—after a long, hard day’s fight against evil—are his nights filled with dreams of Cassia, a D’Anu witch whose birthright ensures power and honor beyond her imagination?
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    Lowenstein-Yost Associates
    121 West 27th Street, Suite 601
    New York, NY 10001