Loretta Barrett Literary Agent was an agent with Loretta Barrett Books in New York City. She passed away October 7, 2014. She was 74 years old. Literary Agent Loretta Barrett worked with Reading is Fundamental and is personally responsible for 3 million new books being given to poor American children. Before becoming an agent, Publishing Agent Loretta Barrett held editorial positions at Anchor Press and Doubleday.
Loretta Barrett Literary Agent represented national bestseller The Singularity is Near by Ray Kurzweil; the New York Times bestseller Mother Angelica, by Raymond Arroyo; the New York Times bestseller Symptoms of Withdrawal, by Christopher Kennedy Lawford; as well as Stressed-Out Girls, by Roni Cohen-Sandler, Ph.D. Other notable clients include theologian and author of the authorized biography of Pope John Paul II Witness to Hope George Weigel, historian Ann Douglas, astronomers Neil Comins and Phil Plait, and spiritualist writers Wayne Muller and Stephen Levine.
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Representative Sales – Loretta Barrett Literary Agent
- FOUNDERS IN ARMS by Jack Kelly (Palgrave)
- A FUTURE EVER CERTAIN by Patrick Tucker (Current)
- RADICAL ABUNDANCE by Eric Drexler (Public Affairs)
- LISTEN UP by Betty White (Putnam)
- BALANCE YOUR HORMONES, BALANCE YOUR LIFE by Claudia Welch (Da Capo)
- THE PATHFINDER by Nick Lore (Touchstone Fireside)
- THE DEMON LOVER by Carol Goodman (Ballantine)
- ROMANCING MISS BRONTE by Juliet Gael (Ballantine)
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