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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David Pepper Featured in The New Yorker

David Pepper was featured in “State Legislatures Are Torching Democracy,” published in The New Yorker. In the article, Pepper tells Jane Mayer, “‘There are two sides in America, but they’re fighting different battles. The blue side thinks their views are largely popular and democracy is relatively stable—and that they just need better outcomes in federal […]

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