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Lucy Hamilburg

The Hamilburg Agency

Lucy Hamilburg is a literary agent in Los Angeles. Formerly, as a teacher, she worked toward the goal of motivating young people to love books. Lucy put great time and passion into curating a classroom library with a core foundation of equity and inclusion. Teaching allowed Lucy to pass on her love of books to her students and to instill in them that special sense of connection to story, to see themselves in the characters. As an agent, she uses her experiences to create long lasting relationships with her clients, editors, and publishers, to represent work that amplifies voice driven work, and most importantly, inspires and sustains life-long readers.

Subject Focus

Children’s: Graphic Novel
Children’s: Middle Grade Fiction
Children’s: Middle Grade Non-Fiction
Children’s: Picture Book
Children’s: Young Adult Fiction
Children’s: Young Adult Non-Fiction
Children’s: General
Children's: Fantasy



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How to successfully present your work

To query Lucy, please send an email to with a description of your project, your bio, as well as the following work samples as applicable… Novel - First 10 pages of the text Non-Fiction - Proposal and 1 sample chapter Graphic Novel - 10-20 sample page spreads Picture Book - The full dummy (in pdf format) She will be in touch within two weeks if she is interested in seeing more.