Literary Agency

Stonesong operates a traditional literary agency division, representing a wide range of authors. Agents at Stonesong include Alison Fargis, Judy Linden, and Emmanuelle Morgen.

Collectively, we contribute to or participate in the following literary and educational programs: the Rosedale Center for Girls, the New England Society in the City of New York, Room to Write, the Women’s Media Group fellowship program, and Books for Africa.

Please review our submission guidelines before contacting Stonesong.

Alison Fargis represents a wide range of commercially successful and critically acclaimed properties and is actively looking for lifestyle, pop culture, health/wellness, diet, parenting, select middle grade and young adult fiction, and adult fiction that blurs the line between literary and commercial. Please no romance, high fantasy, true crime, poetry, or children’s picture books. 

Her roster of cookbook clients include New York Times bestselling author Deb Perelman (The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook, Knopf), Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito (BakedBaked Explorations, Baked Elements, and Baked Occasions, Abrams), Erin Gleeson (The Forest Feast, Abrams), Amanda Rettke (Surprise Inside Cakes, William Morrow), Allison Kave (First Prize Pies, Abrams), April Peveteaux (Gluten is My Bitch, Abrams), and Diane Cu and Todd Porter (Bountiful, Abrams), among many others. Her craft and parenting authors include Khris Cochran (The DIY BrideThe DIY Bride Crafty Countdown, and The DIY Bride Affair to Remember, Taunton Press), Jaime Morrison Curtis (Prudent Advice, Andrews McMeel, My Prudent Advice, Chronicle, and Pretty Prudent Home, Abrams), Jacinda Boneau (Pretty Prudent Home, Abrams), Ryan Maconochie (This Is Your Book, Abrams), and Blair Stocker (Wise Craft, Running Press).

In fiction for children she represents New York Times bestselling author Michael Buckley (The Sisters Grimm series, NERDS series, Kel Gilligan’s Daredevil Stunt Show, Amulet, Hellfire Commandos, Abrams Comic Arts, and Undertow, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Kids), Stephanie Diaz (Extraction trilogy, St. Martin’s Press), Michael Teitelbaum (The Very Thirsty VampireThe Very Hungry Zombie, Skyhorse Press, Backyard Sports series, Grosset & Dunlap, and The Scary States of America, Delacorte).  In fiction for adults she represents Alex Myers (Revolutionary, Simon & Schuster) and Elizabeth Hall (Miramont’s Ghost, Lake Union Publishing).

Judy Linden

is always on the lookout for fresh voices and bold, new ideas and projects in the following categories: cookbooks and diet, design and style, fashion, exercise and health, relationships, parenting, pop culture, popular psychology/self empowerment, business, memoirs, and select fiction. Her cooking and craft authors include Saveur’s 2014 Reader’s Choice Best Food Blogger Jeanine Donofrio’s The Love & Lemons Lookbook (Penguin to come), Karen Mordechai’s The Sunday Suppers Cookbook (Clarkson Potter), celebrity dessert stylist Amy Atlas Sweet Designs: Bake It, Craft It, Style It (Hyperion/Disney), two-time James Beard Finalist and Cannelle et Vanille’s creator Aran Goyoaga Small Plates and Sweet Treats: My Family’s Journey to Gluten-free Cooking (Little, Brown), Paul Lowe’s Sweet Paul Eat & Make (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), Jamie Geller’s Joy Of Kosher (HarperCollins), Livia Cetti’s The Exquisite Book of Paper Flowers (STC), Steph Hung and Erin Jang’s Make & Give (Roost Books), Patti Paige’s You Can’t Judge a Cookie By Its Cutter (Grand Central Life & Style), Christina Suarez’s No Bake Makery (Grand Central Life & Style), Yvonne Ruperti’s One Bowl Baking (Running Press), among others. Home Interior authors include Design Sponge’s Grace Bonney (Book 2, to come) and Bright Bazaar’s Will Taylor Making Color Work for You (St. Martins). Fashion authors include Charla Krupp New York Times Bestselling How Not to Look Old (Grand Central Press, twenty-four weeks on the bestseller lists), Today show regular Amy E. Goodman Wear This, Toss That (Atria/Simon and Schuster). Pop Culture authors include SF Girl By Bay’s Victoria Smith’s See San Francisco (Chronicle Books) and Instagram sensation Andrew Knapp’s Find Momo Coast-to-Coast (Quirk). Self-Empowerment and General Non-Fiction authors include Executive Producer Marsha Benko’s Antiques Roadshow: Behind the Scenes (Fireside/S&S), child development expert and Today show regular Dr. Robyn Silverman Good Girls Don’t Get Fat, and books with Petfinder.com, Why Files.org: The Science Behind the News, Shape magazine, Keller-Williams Realty, The American Yoga Association, Men’s Fitness magazine, among others.

Emmanuelle Morgen represents adult and children’s fiction, as well as memoir and select narrative and prescriptive nonfiction books.

In children’s books, she represents primarily YA. Her authors include Kathleen Peacock (The Hemlock Trilogy, Katherine Tegen Books), Louise Rozett (Confessions of an Angry Girl, Harlequin Teen), Amy Tintera (Reboot, HarperTeen), and Kat Zhang (What’s Left of Me, HarperTeen).

In adult books, she represents general fiction, women’s fiction, romance, historical fiction, and mystery. Her adult fiction clients include Alison Atlee (The Typewriter Girl, Gallery/Simon & Schuster), Cecilia Grant (A Lady Awakened, Bantam), Alissa Johnson (An Unexpected GentlemanBerkley), Sugar Jamison (Dangerous Curves Ahead, St. Martin’s Press), Ginger Jamison (Liberty, Harlequin), Kelli Maine (Taken, Hachette), Katja Millay (The Sea of Tranquility), Jeanette Murray (One Night with a Quarterback, Berkley), Kat Murray (Taking the Reins, Kensington), Christina Phillips (Forbidden, Berkley), and Danielle Younge-Ullman (Falling Under, Plume).

Her nonfiction sales include M.E. Thomas’s Confessions of a Sociopath (Crown), Georg Rauch’s Unlikely Soldier (Farrar, Strauss & Giroux Books for Young Readers), Catherine McCall’s UK bestseller Never Tell (Ebury), Candace Walsh’s Licking the Spoon (Seal Press), Teri LaFlesh’s Curly Like Me (Wiley), and Adrienne Kane’s Cooking and Screaming (Simon & Schuster).