The Aaron M.Priest Literary Agency

Founded in 1974, The Aaron M. Priest Literary Agency is one of the most prestigious and successful boutique literary agencies in New York.

From Erma Bombeck and Philip Caputo to David Baldacci, Aaron’s vision has always encompassed a wide range of literary tastes.

Mainstream and literary fiction, thrillers and narrative non-fiction are all represented on our shelves, including bestsellers by Robert James Waller, Johanna Lindsey, Greg Iles, Harlan Coben, and Robert Crais. We are proud to maintain our reputation as a full-service, “hands on” agency representing a select group of clients.

Highly respected by writers, editors and publishers alike, the Aaron Priest Agency has earned its superior reputation through its commitment to talented authors and the successful management of their careers. Our agents are continually searching for the right authors to add to our already impressive list.

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And The Anthony Award Winner Is…Hilary Davidson!

Hilary Davidson’s “My Side of the Matter” (from Killing Malmon) has won an Anthony Award for Best Short Story! Congrats, Hilary! See the full list of nominees and winners here.

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