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Full Agent Profile: Kathleen Anderson



NAME

Kathleen Anderson

AGENCY
Anderson Literary Management, LLC
12 West 19th Street
New York, NY 10011
AAR MEMBER
Yes
AGENCY PHONE
(212) 645-6045
AGENCY FAX
(212) 741-1936
EMAIL
kathleen@andersonliterary.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.andersonliterary.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Chick Lit | Commercial Fiction | Fantasy | Women's Fiction | Romance | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Middle Grade
    NONFICTION GENRES

    History | Biography | Religion | Politics | Science | Multi-Cultural | Memoirs | Travel | Adventure/True Story | Spirituality | Current Affairs | Business | Women's Issues | Narrative | Finance | Psychology | Health & Fitness | Nature/Ecology | True Crime | Cultural/Social Issues | Journalism

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is particularly interested in literary fiction, general women's fiction, commercial fiction (psychological suspense, romantic suspense, chick-lit, lady-lit, lad-lit), narrative nonfiction, behavioral psychology, history, science, nature, anthropology, literary journalism, memoir, cultural studies, biography, true crime, and women's studies
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • She does NOT represent science fiction, cookbooks, gardening, craft books, or children's picture books
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    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former editor at W.W. Norton and senior editor at Poseidon, a division of Simon & Schuster
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Hampshire College, Amherst, MA



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    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Slammerkin
    Author:   Emma Donoghue
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   Harcourt; 1st U.S. ed edition (June 15, 2001)
    Set in Dicken's era London, servant girl Mary Saunder's has an eye for fine things and ambitions beyond her social station, but a fateful misstep brings upon her ruin as she becomes entangled in the murder of her mistress
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    The Drowning People
    Author:   Richard Mason
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Thrillers/Suspense
    Publisher:   Warner Books Inc (May 1, 1999)
    In an ultimate test of loyalty, Ella Harewood forces her lover James Farrell, an aspiring violinist, to violently betray his best friend, and, in doing so, sets off a chain of events that will lead to murder and bitter revenge
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    Maps for Lost Lovers
    Author:   Nadeem Aslam
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Multi-Cultural
    Publisher:   Knopf (May 3, 2005)
    In an unnamed town in England, Jugnu and Chanda have disappeared--and Chanda's brothers have been arrested for their murder. What follows is an unravelling of all that is sacred to the family, as the pious Kaukab tries desperately to square the traditional justice of her culture with the more personal consequences of their murder
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    Bed Rest
    Author:   Sarah Bilston
    Genres:   Women's Fiction
    Publisher:   HarperCollins (May 1, 2006)
    A humorous and touching debut novel which examines what happens to a first-time mother who is ordered into bed for four months before, as her manic life must stop and the inertia that follows plunges her relationships with her friends, family and husband into despair
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    The Ghost Writer
    Author:   John Harwood
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   Harvest Books; Reprint edition (June 1, 2005)
    A a gothic suspense novel in which the protagonist, Gerard, slowly pieces together his mother's past with the with the aid of ghost stories written by his great-grandmother, Viola, that they have an eerie way of mirroring, or preceding, events in real life, off the page
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    Why Birds Sing: A Journey Through the Mystery of Bird Song
    Author:   David Rothenberg
    Genres:   Nature/Ecology
    Publisher:   Basic Books (April 13, 2005)
    Rothenberg, a musician and philosopher, became fascinated with the similarities between human music and birds' songs and his investigations into these matters led him to zoos and forests, where he played his clarinet along with virtuoso lyrebirds and thrushes to discover the lovely and strange structures of bird songs
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    Yes, My Darling Daughter: A Novel
    Author:   Margaret Leroy
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Mystery
    Publisher:   Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1 edition (April 14, 2009)
    At first glance, Grace, a single mom, and Sylvie, her bright, lovely child, have a simple, happy life--until Sylvie's behavior worsens, and Grace is at a loss to explain her daughter's outbursts. When Sylvie recalls what seem to be past-life experiences, Grace looks up a university professor who's studied the paranormal in the hope he can resolve Sylvie's increasingly erratic behavior which soon leads them into a disturbing murder mystery.
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    Milton: Poet, Pamphleteer, and Patriot
    Author:   Anna Beer
    Genres:   Biography
    Publisher:   Bloomsbury Press (August 5, 2008)
    Four hundred years after John Milton's birth, biographer and Oxford lecturer Beer presents a loving tribute, a portrait of the poet in all his humanity
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    Company of Liars: A Novel
    Author:   Karen Maitland
    Genres:   Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   Delta; Reprint edition (August 25, 2009)
    Desperate to outrun the Black Death ravaging England during the sodden summer of 1348, nine disparate souls band together in this harrowing historical, which infuses a Canterbury Tales scenario with the spectral chill of an M. Night Shyamalan ghost story.
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    The Owl Killers: A Novel
    Author:   Karen Maitland
    Genres:   Historical Fiction
    Publisher:   Delacorte Press (September 29, 2009)

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    Some of the Dead Are Still Breathing: Living in the Future
    Author:   Charles Bowden
    Genres:   Spirituality | Journalism
    Publisher:   Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; 1 edition (April 9, 2009)
    This chronicle follows Bowden's "Blood Orchid" (1995) and "Blues for Cannibals" (2002) to complete an “accidental trilogy” of books that flow from a single question and a single hunger: how can a person live a moral life in a culture of death—the deaths of people and animals, forests and oceans, clean air and water.
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    Hero-Type
    Author:   Barry Lyga
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Young Adult
    Publisher:   Houghton Mifflin Books for Children (September 22, 2008)
    Kevin Ross, a nobody with bad acne, makes big news when he saves a classmate from a homicidal maniac. Shortly after being lauded as a hero, though, the town is just as quick to vilify him as anti-American after he is photographed tossing a couple of Support the Troops ribbons, which he considers empty symbols, in the trash, and the 16-year-old boy soon goes from hero to zero in his small town
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    LINKS
    http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/KAndersonGrin/
    This is Kathleen Anderson's webpage at PublishersMarketplace
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES & ADDRESSES
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    New York, NY 10001