Full Agent Profile: Sam Hiyate



NAME

Sam Hiyate

AGENCY
The Rights Factory
AAR MEMBER
No
EMAIL
query via online submission form
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.therightsfactory.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Short Stories | Offbeat/Quirky
NONFICTION GENRES

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

    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
    • Query via online submission form on their website

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • He is a founder and former editor/publisher of the litmag Blood+Aphorisms and the outlaw literary publishing firm Gutter Press
    • This agency is based in Canada and mainly sells Canadian and international rights on behalf of its clients
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    The Waterproof Bible
    Author:   Andrew Kaufman
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Random House Canada (February 23, 2010)
    The tale about a widowed rock star, his sad sister-in-law, two warring rainmakers, and a mermaid who hides her gills in order to walk on dry land to find her long-lost mother


    All My Friends Are Superheroes
    Author:   Andrew Kaufman
    Genres:   Literary Fiction | Offbeat/Quirky
    Publisher:   Coach House Press (October 20, 2003)
    All Tom’s friends really are superheroes. There’s the Ear, the Spooner, the Impossible Man. Tom even married a superhero, the Perfectionist. But at their wedding, the Perfectionist was hypnotized to believe that Tom is invisible. Nothing he does can make her see him. Six months later, she’s sure that Tom has abandoned her. So she’s moving to Vancouver. She’ll use her superpower to make Vancouver perfect and leave all the heartbreak in Toronto. With no idea Tom’s beside her, she boards an airplane. Tom has until the wheels touch the ground in Vancouver to convince her he’s there, or he loses her forever. A funny, sweet story, that will remind you the greatest superpower of all is love.
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