Exemplary Literary Management for 30 Years

We are a leading literary agency specializing in representing authors of adult and young-adult fiction. We handle a wide-ranging roster of writers in numerous genres, from romance to mystery and thriller to literary fiction. We take pride in providing careful career guidance and strategizing to our clients. As a result, a number of our authors have been with us for three decades, and our titles regularly hit national bestseller lists including Amazon, USA TODAY, Barnes & Noble, Publishers Weekly and The New York Times. The Evan Marshall Agency is a member of the Association of Authors’ Representatives and adheres to its Code of Ethics.

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Novels Featuring Real Historical Figures

When asked for writing advice, authors and creative writing teachers often say, “Write what you know,” or “begin with ‘What if?’” When you create a novel that features real historical figures, you’re blending both prompts. Here are some top examples of this kind of novel. "Lincoln in the Bardo" by George Saunders Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, this novel…

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The Marshall Plan Software

This novel writing software is for people who have never written before. With the click of a button it plots your novel using the proprietary algorithm in Evan Marshall’s novel writing guide, The Marshall Plan® for Novel Writing (Writer’s Digest, 1998). Evan’s classic writing guide was one of the first of its kind.

Fans of the book wrote to Evan Marshall asking him to turn his book into software. The software has been expanded and upgraded since it came out in 2008 and the purchase price includes free upgrades and use on three computers. It’s the only novel writing software on the market whose creators are published author-agents active in book publishing.

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Evan Marshall Bio

Evan Marshall is president of The Evan Marshall Agency. He is an award-winning literary agent specializing in fiction. Evan has held senior editorial positions at Houghton Mifflin, Ariel Books, New American Library, Everest House and Dodd, Mead, where he acquired national and international bestsellers.

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