Full Agent Profile: Stacia Decker



NAME

Stacia Decker

AGENCY
Donald Maass Literary Agency
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
sdecker@maassagency.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.maassagency.com/



FICTION GENRES
Crime | Mystery
NONFICTION GENRES

History | Biography | Politics | Memoirs | Travel | Current Affairs | Pop Culture | Narrative

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
  • MORE INFORMATION

    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She represents mystery, suspense, noir, and crime fiction and is looking for a strong voice, dark humor, fast-paced plotting, and unpredictable violence
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • A former editor at Harcourt, Stacia Decker began her career at Farrar, Straus & Giroux
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Columbia University (MFA in nonfiction writing) and an AB in government and English at Georgetown University


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Southern Gods
    Author:   John Hornor Jacobs
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Night Shade Books (August 16, 2011)
    A Memphis DJ hires a recent World War II veteran to find a mysterious bluesman whose music -- broadcast at ever-shifting frequencies by a phantom radio station -- is said to make living men insane and dead men rise
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    Skating Over the Line: A Mystery
    Author:   Joelle Charbonneau
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Minotaur Books (September 27, 2011)
    The next book in the Rebecca Robbins roller skating series
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    Skating Around the Law: A Mystery
    Author:   Joelle Charbonneau
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Minotaur Books; First Edition edition (September 28, 2010)
    Rebecca Robbins has come home to Indian Falls, to the roller rink she inherited from her mother, intending to sell it and return to her life as a mortgage broker in Chicago. However, when she finds handyman Mack dead in one of the rink’s restroom stalls, it puts a crimp in prospects of a sale. The sheriff prefers to concentrate on his gardening, so Rebecca decides it’s up to her to solve the case, which means delving into Mack’s secrets...
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    This is Life
    Author:   Seth Harwood
    Genres:   Mystery
    Publisher:   Tyrus Books (October 11, 2011)
    A former movie star pairs up with an FBI agent to discover who's murdering sex slaves with ties to the power elite in San Francisco, all while watching his back for double-crosses and a killer with a .50 caliber anti-tank gun
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    LINKS
    Twitter: @StaciaDecker
    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Firebrand Literary