TED WEINSTEIN LITERARY MANAGEMENT
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307 SEVENTH AVENUE, SUITE 2407
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10001
Ted Weinstein is a literary agent with broad experience on both the business and editorial sides of publishing. Before founding his agency in 2001 he held senior positions in licensing, marketing, publicity and business development with several major publishing companies. Also a widely published author, Ted has been the music critic for NPR’s All Things Considered and a commentator for the San Francisco Chronicle, the Bay Guardian, SF Weekly and Might Magazine.
Ted received his B.A. cum laude in philosophy from Yale College and his Master’s degree in Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management.
You can listen to audio recordings of some of Ted’s recent workshop, radio, and conference appearances, including his “Book Proposal Bootcamp” and “The Business of Publishing.” You can also read and listen to some of his many recent media appearances.
Date Company Established: 2001
Percentage Of Fiction/Non-Fiction Represented: 100% nonfiction
Recent Sales: – THE “826 VALENCIA GUIDES,” “WRITING MEMOIR” AND “WRITING FICTION,” EDITED BY JENNY TRAIG, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY DAVE EGGERS, AT AUCTION TO HENRY HOLT & CO. – AUTHOR OF “THE CULT OF MAC” AND WIRED NEWS MANAGING EDITOR LEANDER KAHNEY’S “CHAIRMAN STEVE’S LITTLE WHITE BOOK: THE LEADERSHIP SECRETS OF STEVE JOBS,” AT AUCTION TO PORTFOLIO/PENGUIN – USA TODAY EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBER RICHARD WHITMIRE’S “BOY TROUBLES: RESCUING BOYS FROM THEIR ACADEMIC SLIDE” AT AUCTION TO BROADWAY BOOKS/RANDOM HOUSE
Categories Of Interest: TED WEINSTEIN LITERARY MANAGEMENT IS A LEADING U.S. LITERARY AGENCY AND A MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATION OF AUTHORS’ REPRESENTATIVES (AAR). OUR CLIENTS INCLUDE A WIDE RANGE OF JOURNALISTS, ACADEMICS AND OTHER EXPERT NONFICTION AUTHORS. WE ARE PARTICULARLY INTERESTED IN NARRATIVE NONFICTION, POPULAR SCIENCE, BIOGRAPHY AND HISTORY, CURRENT AFFAIRS AND POLITICS, CONTEMPORARY CULTURE, BUSINESS, FOOD AND COOKING, HEALTH AND MEDICINE, AND QUIRKY REFERENCE BOOKS.
Categories NOT considered: No fiction, screenplays, juvenile or children’s.
Do You Accept E-mail Queries? Yes
Do You Charge A Reading Fee? No
Do You Run An In-House Editorial Service? No
Are You In Any Way A Subsidy Publisher? No
What Is Your Commission Structure? No fiction, screenplays, juvenile or children’s.
Do You Charge For Up-Front Expenses? No
Is The Fee Reimbursed To The Writer If You Sell The Work? No
Do You Tell A Represented Writer Where You Are Submitting The Work And Send Copies Of Rejections? Yes