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James Haversham

Agency: California Literary Services

CALIFORNIA LITERARY SERVICES is a new and energetic literary agency seeking to build a client base of new and talented writers The agency represents authors of book-length fiction (literary, mainstream, all genres) and serious book-length nonfiction. The agency does not handle short fiction, articles, poetry, children's material, screenplays or teleplays. California Literary Services does not offer manuscript services or charge fees for reading, critiques/revisions or make referrals to those who do. The agency does not deal with subsidy or POD publishers.

CALIFORNIA LITERARY SERVICES will undertake presentation of contracted properties to royalty publishers, negotiation of contracts, representation of subsidiary rights, and liaison with publishers during and after the publication process. Agency contracts provide for a 15% agency commission on all proceeds earned from sale or license of contracted properties.

CALIFORNIA LITERARY SERVICES will review literary materials for possible acquisition and represention to trade publishers. If the material is considered saleable, an Author-Agent agreement engaging California Literary Services as exclusive literary agent for the property will be offered and executed.

For submission guidelines, e-mail: calif.lit.serv@sbcglobal.net

Listed in Jeff Herman's directory of agents: No

Reading fee: No