Nina ConsultingThe literary agents, editors, editors, and consultants listed below have all attended the Cape Cod Writers Center Conference in recent years. Click on the agency’s name to visit their website and learn more about the types of authors and books an agent represents or services offered by a consultant. (Dates in parentheses are the years when the individual was present at the CCWC Conference.)


Marilyn Allen, Allen O’Shea Literary Agency. Non-fiction; particularly cooking, health, parenting, crafts and business. (2012, 2013, 2014)

Ann Collette, Rees Literary Agency. Literary and commercial fiction and narrative non-fiction. (2013, 2014)

April Eberhardt, April Eberhardt Literary. Traditional publishing and evolving options for agent-assisted independent publishing. (2013)

Stephany Evans, FinePrint Literary Management. Nonfiction and women’s literary and commercial fiction. (2012)

Sorche Elizabeth Fairbank, Fairbank Literary Representation. Literary, international, and women’s fiction; nonfiction. (2012, 2013)

Anne Hawkins, John Hawkins and Associates. Mainstream literary and commercial fiction and nonfiction. (2012)

Jeff Herman, Jeff Herman Literary. General adult nonfiction, reference and textbooks. (2013)

Linda Konner, Linda Konner Literary Agency. Practical, adult nonfiction. (2011)

Toni Lapopolo, Toni Lapopolo Literary Management. Fiction (including mysteries/thrillers) and nonfiction. (2011)

Gina Panettieri, Talcott Notch Literary Services. Mainstream and genre fiction and nonfiction. (2012)

Adriann Ranta, Wolf Literary Services. Nonfiction, women’s fiction, and children’s books. (2011)

Michael Snell, Michael Snell Literary Agency. Nonfiction, specialty in business books. (2014)

Patricia Snell, Michael Snell Literary Agency. Nonfiction, particularly business, parenting, communication, travel, health, pets, and women’s issues. (2014)

Rosemary Stimola, Stimola Literary Studio. Books for children and young adults. (2014)

        Editors/Book Doctors/Consultants:

Nina Amir, Inspiration-to-Creation Coach. Non-fiction, blogging, book proposals, platform building. (2014)

Peter Chamberlain, Publishers’ Design and Production Services. An all-inclusive book production service.

Arielle Eckstut, Levine Greenberg Rostan Literary Agency and The Book Doctors. Agent at large; book doctor, editor, and consultant. (2011, 2012)

Deborah Levine Herman, Jeff Herman Agency. Consults on book proposals and platform building. (2013)

Anita D. McClellan, Independent book doctor, writing coach, and editor. (2011)

Diane O’Connell, Write to Sell Your Book. Author coaching, book development, editing, publication advice. (2013, 2014)

Juanita Perez, or 774-413-9968. Copyediting and word processing (dictation as needed). 14 years’ experience.

Jo Ryder, Editing and proofreading services. 

David Henry Sterry, The Book Doctors. Book doctor, developmental editor, and consultant. (2011, 2012)

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Writer’s Chronicle: The Magazine for Serious Writers

Writer’s Digest: Write Better, Get Published