Full Agent Profile: Janet Silver



NAME

Janet Silver

AGENCY
Zachary Shuster Harmsworth
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
jsilver@zshliterary.com
  • Does not accept email queries.
  • AGENCY WEB SITE
    http://www.zshliterary.com/



    FICTION GENRES
    Literary Fiction | Commercial Fiction
    NONFICTION GENRES

    CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    DOES NOT REPRESENT

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Snail Mail/Fiction: one-page query and one-page synopsis & SASE
    • Snail Mail/Nonfiction: one page proposal and market analysis & SASE

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • She spent 24 years at Houghton Mifflin Company, where she led the adult trade editorial group for more than a decade, capped by six years as Vice President and Publisher.
    • A noted editor of fiction, literary nonfiction, and poetry, Silver acquired and edited works by a roster of acclaimed writers that includes Philip Roth, Jhumpa Lahiri, Tim O'Brien, Cynthia Ozick, Galway Kinnell, Jonathan Safran Foer, Anita Desai, John Edgar Wideman, Edna O'Brien, Amitav Ghosh, and Robert Stone
    EDUCATION


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