Lauren MacLeod

The Strothman Agency

Lauren MacLeod joined the Strothman Agency in 2007. She represents young adult and middle-grade fiction, as well as adult nonfiction, particularly pop culture, narrative-nonfiction, cookbooks, true crime, and memoir. She is on the board of the Association of American Literary Agents, as well as a member of the Copyright and Communications committees. She lives in Nashville, TN and is a graduate of Emerson College.

Submissions Open

Subject Focus

NF: Cooking
NF: History/Politics/Current Affairs
NF: Humor
NF: Memoir
NF: Narrative
NF: Pop Culture
NF: Science
NF: True Crime
NF: General/Other Non-Fiction
Children’s: Middle Grade Fiction
Children’s: Middle Grade Non-Fiction
Children’s: Young Adult Fiction
Children’s: Young Adult Non-Fiction
Children's: Fantasy



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How to successfully present your work

My most updated submission guidelines can be found on the agency website. At this time, the Strothman Agency is only accepting queries without referral through QueryManager. If you have been referred, you may instead choose to contact me directly.