BooksTed Weinstein Literary Management is a leading literary agency helping innovative thinkers reach wider audiences and expand their careers. Our clients include journalists, academics, and other expert authors of non-fiction for adults. With our deep expertise in all aspects of the publishing process and our extensive network of subsidiary rights agents overseas and in Hollywood, we help talented authors build long-term careers.

The agency’s wide range of remarkable clients includes mathematician Keith Devlin (NPR’s “Math Guy” and author of 30+ books), economist Joshua Gans (The Disruption Dilemma), futurist Marina Gorbis (The Nature of the Future), illustrator Jessica Hagy (How to Be Interesting, The Art of War Visualized), technology journalist Leander Kahney (The Cult of Mac, Inside Steve’s Brain, Jony Ive), creativity guru Austin Kleon (Steal Like an Artist, Show Your Work!), historian Marc Levinson (The Box, An Extraordinary Time), artist Elle Luna (The Crossroads of Should and Must), psychologist Kelly McGonigal (The Willpower Instinct, The Upside of Stress), Buddhist teacher Karen Maezen Miller (Momma Zen, Paradise in Plain Sight), futurist Ramez Naam (The Infinite Resource), photographer and investigator Trevor Paglen (Blank Spots on the Map, Invisible), historian Andrew Polsky (Elusive Victories), visual thinking guru Dan Roam (The Back of the Napkin, Draw to Win), journalist Peter Savodnik (The Interloper), and many others whose books you can see here.

We give each of our clients, whether established international bestsellers or first-time authors working on their first book proposal, the same devoted attention, strong support, and wise guidance on all aspects of their careers. We are particularly interested in representing authors of journalism and narrative nonfiction, popular science, business, personal finance, biography and history, current affairs, politics, health and fitness, food and cooking, entertainment and pop culture (often based on popular Web sites or blogs), and quirky reference books. We do not represent fiction, stage plays, screenplays, poetry, or books for children or young adults.

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