Mitch Hoffman

Aaron Priest Literary Agency

Mitch Hoffman joined the Aaron Priest Literary Agency as a Senior Agent in December 2015. He was previously Vice-President, Executive Editor at Grand Central Publishing. Mitch represents fiction and nonfiction, including thrillers, suspense, crime fiction, and literary fiction, as well as narrative nonfiction, politics, popular science, history, memoir, current events, and pop culture. His clients include Hilary Davidson, David Ewing Duncan, Elvis Duran, John Fried, Raymond Khoury, Eric Van Lustbader, David Pepper, Dr. Ian Smith, Tom Rob Smith, J.B. Turner, J. Craig Venter, and Radha Vatsal. Prior to joining Grand Central Publishing in 2007, Mitch held editorial positions at Dutton and Dell Publishing, and began his career as an intern at Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He has been a Fellow of the Jerusalem International Book Fair, a Distinguished Guest of the Toronto International Festival of Authors, and has been a featured panelist at a wide array of industry events, including the NYU Summer Publishing Institute, numerous writers conferences, and has also addressed the bipartisan Creative Rights Caucus on Capitol Hill (sponsored by the AAP and Authors Guild) regarding collaboration between writers and publishers, and the importance of copyright protection for authors.

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Subject Focus

Fiction: Debut
Fiction: Mystery/Crime
Fiction: Thriller
Fiction: General/Other Fiction
Fiction: Literary
NF: History/Politics/Current Affairs
NF: Humor
NF: Memoir
NF: Narrative
NF: Pop Culture
NF: Science
NF: True Crime
NF: General/Other Non-Fiction



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