Adams Literary is a full-service, boutique literary agency exclusively representing children's book authors and artists. Founded by Tracey and Josh Adams, Adams Literary prides itself on nurturing the creativity of its clients and maintaining close relationships with editors and publishers in New York City and around the world.
Drawing upon our editorial expertise, knowledge of the industry, and extensive experience in contract negotiations, we provide editorial judgment and input, marketing consultation, rights management and longterm career planning and advice.
Our clients' work spans every age and every genre—from picture books to middle-grade and young adult fiction, from historical novels and fantasy adventure to books that tackle important contemporary issues. Sharing our clients' same dedication to children's literature, we are building a community of talented individuals and finding audiences for their work through our affiliations around the world.