Marly Rusoff Literary Agency
Our literary agency represents a select group of quality
fiction and non-fiction writers. Our clients include award-winning and
best-selling authors, and while we take delight in discovering new
talent, we are particularly interested in helping established writers
expand readership and develop their careers.
Phillips' THE TRAGEDY OF ARTHUR has been short listed for the
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award of June 6, 2013.
Margaret Wrinkle's WASH has been selected as Pick of the Week by People Magazine, February 25, 2013
Ron Rash's THE COVE has been selected one of the Best Books of 2012 in the Fiction category by Publishers Weekly (November 2012) also one of the Best Books of 2012 by Amazon UK in the top 10 and one of the Favorite Books of 2012 by St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Ron Rash's NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY story collection receives a Starred Kirkus Review (October 11, 2012)
Kamala Nair's THE GIRL IN THE GARDEN hits two bestseller lists in Italy: La Repubblica and La Lettura (Corriere della Sera) under the name UNA CASA DI PETALI ROSSI for the week of May 14 and May 21, 2012, in foreign fiction category, publisher Nord of Mauri Spagnol Group.
Ron Rash's THE COVE tops Amazon's April 2012 Best Books of the Month selections.
Ron Rash's THE COVE is a Top Pick and receives a Starred Review from Publishers Weekly (January 9, 2012). In a rare occurrence in pre-publication stage THE COVE receives Starred reviews from Booklist, Library Journal and Kirkus as well. THE COVE also receives great reviews in UK and Australia where it was published before the US (March 2012)
Robin Oliveira's novel MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER has appeared on the New York Times extended best seller list four weeks since its April 2011 trade paperback publication (May 5, 2011)
Ron Rash's BURNING BRIGHT received the 2010 Frank O’Connor award. Part of the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Festival, the award is the foremost prize for a short story collection in the world and celebrates great writers of the form. Previous recipients include Yiyun Li, Jhumpa Lahiri, and Haruki Murakami. See a Guardian, UK article here...
Robin Oliveira’s MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER has been selected to receive the Michael Shaara Prize for Civil War Fiction (2011) awarded annually by Gettysburg College. More information on the prize can be found here: http://www.gettysburg.edu/cwi/events/shaara/
Cassandra King's MOONRISE has been selected an OKRA pick for fall 2013.
Okra Picks are chosen by Southern Indie Booksellers each season as the
upcoming southern titles they are most looking forward to hand selling.
Ron Rash's NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY story collection has been selected an OKRA pick for spring 2013. Okra Picks are chosen by Southern Indie Booksellers each season as the upcoming southern titles they are most looking forward to hand selling.
Kimberly McCreight's RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA is on Entertaining Weekly “Summer Must Read” List with a reference to “Gossip Girl meets Gone Girl”! (May 24, 2013)
Kimberly McCreight's RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA has hit the New York Times bestseller list at #16 in a week after its hard bound publication.
Kimberly McCreight's RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA has received a Grade A and a stunning review from Entertaining Weekly. See it here...
Kimberly McCreight's RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA has been selected as one of the 13 media events to watch for 2013 by Entertaining Weekly.
Evelyn Toynton's THE ORIENTAL WIFE has been optioned for film by Chloe Peterson and Julie Gilliam for their production company Magnus Films (February 2013)
Kimberly McCreight's RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA has been selected as an April 2013 Indie Next Title -- "Great Reads from Booksellers You Trust"
Margaret Wrinkle's WASH receives a Starred Publishers Weekly Review (November 26, 2012)
Michael Stanley's DEATH OF THE MANTIS receives BARRY Award for best 2012 paperback original .
PAT CONROY DAY (09/21/12) was celebrated in Tulsa, OK where he charmed thousands speaking about his writing life... see more here... (flip the picture to see the huge audience...)
Mayor Bartlett declares September 21st, 2012 PAT CONROY DAY in the City of Tulsa, OK. Come and join the event... see more here...
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Humanities Commission gives Marly Rusoff the Kay Sexton Award for
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