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HarperOne, 2018
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DaCapo, 2017
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agent : Janvall@aol.com
Janis Vallely
Janis Vallely Literary Agency
11 Raup Road, Chatham, New York, NY 12037
http://www.janisvallely.com
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Eat Right For Your Type remains a hardcover bestseller 12 years after publication (Putnam, 2006). It has spawned 16 additional books including Cook Right 4 Your Type and Live Right 4 Your Type, and has been translated in over 50 languages.

JANIS VALLELY is an independent literary agent with offices in Chatham, New York. She is best known for her ability to package complex theories and abstract ideas into commercial bestsellers. Her client list includes many internationally recognized experts in the fields of health, medicine, diet and psychology. She has helped launch New York Times Bestsellers including the EAT RIGHT FOR YOUR TYPE series by Dr. Peter J. D'Adamo with Catherine Whitney (over 5 million copies sold worldwide), THE NO GRAIN DIET by Dr. Joseph Mercola, and CURVES by Gary Heavin and Carol Colman. Many of her successful nonfiction books are collaborations between expert authors and ghostwriters, especially in the realm of diet, health and self-help. Additionally, her list includes inspirational narrative, literary memoir, and National Book Award Finalist, John Phillip Santos. Prior to becoming an agent in 1996, Janis was V.P., Associate Publisher at Doubleday, and held management positions at Penguin USA and Simon and Schuster.

Foreign and film rights are handled by our international sub-agents.


years experience: 25+
GENRES & SPECIALTIES
Computers/technology, Mind/body/spirit, Health, Lifestyle, Cookbooks, Science, Memoir, Personal narrative, Diet, Popular psychology, Self-improvement, Inspiration
TRADE REFERENCES
All Major Trade Publishers
LEADING CLIENTS
Peter J. D'Adamo -21 books including EAT RIGHT 4 YOUR TYPE (Penguin and Berkeley)

Dr. Ben Lynch. Dirty Genes (HarperOne)

Raphael Kellman M.D. Gut Reactions (Random House), The Microbiome Diet (DaCap) and THE WHOLE BRAIN (DaCapo)

Henry Emmons- THE CHEMISTRY OF JOY (Touchstone); THE CHEMISTRY OF JOY WORKBOOK (New Harbinger);THE CHEMISTRY OF CALM (Touchstone) and STAYING SHARP (Touchstone)

Rachel Kranz -Ghostwriter/Collaborator for over 30 nonfiction books in health, self-help and narrative nonfiction

BEST-KNOWN PROJECTS
EAT RIGHT FOR YOUR TYPE
COOK RIGHT FOR YOUR TYPE
LIVE RIGHT FOR YOUR TYPE et al
MOST RECENT SALES/ FORTHCOMING BOOKS
DIRTY GENES by Dr. Ben Lynch. (HarperOne)
THE WHOLE BRAIN by Raphael Kellman M.D. (DaCapo)
THE MICROBIOME DIET by Raphael Kellman M.D. (DaCapo)
EAT RIGHT 4 YOUR TYPE (Revised Edition) by Dr. Peter D'Adamo (NAL)
ER4YT PERSONALIZED COOKBOOKS by Dr. Peter D'Adamo (Berkeley)
STAYING SHARP by Henry Emmons and David Alter (Touchstone)
THE CHEMISTRY OF CALM by Henry Emmons, M.D. (Fireside)
MOST RECENT RIGHTS SALES
15+ foreign sales for THE GENOTYPE DIET
Over 50 foreign sales for EAT RIGHT FOR YOUR TYPE
SUB-AGENTS/ RIGHTS CONTACTS
See listing at www.janisvallely.com
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Referrals and E-Mail Queries Only
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