Having a literary agent makes a huge difference in submitting work. My agent has access and tremendous passion.
Jacqueline Carey, American author
My first novel took almost six years to sell and was rejected 37 times in the interim, and then finally sold for the smallest amount of money my literary agent had ever negotiated for a work of fiction.
Daniel Handler, American author
born: February 28, 1970
I call myself a literary agent simply to distinguish myself from actors’ agents.
Irving Paul Lazar, American businessman
born: March 28, 1907
died: December 30, 1993
Which are your favourite ‘literary agent’ quotes? 😀
This blog post – quotes on literary agents – was requested by Carol Balawyder. Thank you very much, Carol. The research was quite interesting. 🙂