Marcil-O’Farrell Literary, LLC is a full-service boutique literary management agency dedicated to first-time authors and veteran writersinterested in developing or expanding their careers. Our goal is to create a successful and profitable publishing experience for you.
We work with you and provide editorial guidance to ensure that your submission is so top-notch the editor can’t put it down. From the inception of your idea through the submission process and publication, we offer all services including representation of domestic, foreign and translation sales, film and TV licenses, and other subsidiary rights sales.
Our specialty is career management and name brand development. We make a commitment to our authors and their careers, not simply to a single book. We are your allies, coaches and business managers, encouraging you and protecting your interests. We are honored to work with the creative authors we currently represent, and we welcome nonfiction and fiction submissions from new authors.
Denise Marcil is the owner of Denise Marcil Literary Agency, LLC and vice-president of Marcil-O’Farrell Literary, LLC. She has represented an eclectic range of commercial fiction and nonfiction—from suspense, thrillers, contemporary women’s fiction and romances to business books. Many of these books have appeared on national bestseller lists including The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times. She has built the brands of such authors as Dr. William Sears, America’s pediatrician who Timemagazine called “the man who remade motherhood,” and New York Times #1 bestselling author Sherryl Woods. Read more…
Anne Marie O’Farrell has been a literary agent for the past 29 years. Throughout her career, she has always been invested in growing and shaping the careers of the many talented and creative people with whom she has worked. She has accomplished this through her business as a literary agent and in her capacity as co-creator and owner of two other highly successful creative companies: a theatrical production company and a continuing education program in New York City. In 2008 she partnered with Denise Marcil to form Marcil-O’Farrell Literary, LLC.
Anne Marie specializes in the nonfiction areas of human potential, personal growth, health and fitness, business, spirituality, sports, cooking, travel, gift and quirky books. Read more…
Date Company Established: 1977 Percentage Of Fiction/Non-Fiction Represented: 50% Fiction, 50% Non Fiction Recent Sales: 50 GREAT COLLEGE DRINKING GAMES/ROSS BONANDER/HARPER COLLINS; THE ADVERTISING CAREER GUIDE/EVA LEDERMAN/PRINCETON REVIEW Categories Of Interest: THRILLERS, SUSPENSE, MYSTERIES; WIDE VARIETY OF NON FICTION, POPULAR REFERENCE, SELF-HELP, CAREERS, POP CULTURE. Do You Accept E-mail Queries? No 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 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