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Full Agent Profile: Alia Hanna Habib



NAME

Alia Hanna Habib

AGENCY
McCormick & Williams
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
ahh@mccormickwilliams.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.mccormickwilliams.com



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Mystery
    NONFICTION GENRES

    Cookbooks | Memoirs | Current Affairs | Narrative

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She specializes in literary fiction, mysteries, narrative non-fiction, memoir and cookbooks
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Before joining McCormick & Williams, she was a publicist at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    EDUCATION
    • She is a graduate of Barnard College.


    NEW DEALS
    Non-Fiction | Narrative
    Gotham Schools editor and education reporter Elizabeth Green's BUILDING A BETTER TEACHER, about the innovative research and revolutionary teachers remaking the American educational system, following her New York Times Magazine cover story, to Tom Mayer at Norton, at auction, by Alia Hanna Habib at McCormick & Williams Literary Agency.

    Non-Fiction | Cookbooks
    Adventure travel and food and drink writer Christian DeBenedetti's PORTLAND TO PORTLAND: The Craft Beer Lover's Guide to the 500 Best American Watering Holes, pitched as the definitive guide to the best places to drink beer in all fifty states with essays and in-depth reporting on American craft beer culture, to Barbara Brownell-Grogan at National Geographic, with John Rasmus editing, by Alia Hanna Habib of McCormick & Williams Literary Agency.

    Non-Fiction | Cookbooks
    NYT reporter and Food52 columnist Jennifer Steinhauer's THE TWINKIE PROJECT, an expansion of her article for the New York Times Dining section about her quest to make the beloved vintage desserts from her childhood at home, with over 60 original recipes, to Jessica Freeman-Slade at Clarkson Potter, in a pre-empt, by Alia Hanna Habib at McCormick & Williams Literary Agency (NA).

    Non-Fiction | Current Affairs
    Educator, sociologist, and founder of New York education nonprofit Blue Engine, Nick Ehrmann's ROOM 312, a narrative account of the author's ten years spent following his former fourth-grade class, all of whom had scholarships for college, exploring the roots of academic underperformance and upending conventional wisdom on why American high schools are failing our kids, to Alessandra Bastagli at Free Press, for publication in January 2015, by Alia Hanna Habib at McCormick & Williams Literary Agency (NA).

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