The Literary Department of WME boasts a roster of bestselling and award-winning authors in all areas of fiction and nonfiction. WME authors have been the recipients of such esteemed awards as the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Coretta Scott King Award, the Edgar Award, the Orange Prize, the Giller Prize, the Man Booker Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the National Medal of Literature, among others.
WME’s Literary Department has offices in New York, London, Nashville and Los Angeles. In 2020, we had 81 NYT bestsellers with 10 books debuting in the #1 spot and closed nearly 1,000 publishing deals in the US, UK, and around the world. Noteworthy clients include JONATHAN AMES, ESTATE OF ISAAC ASIMOV, CHLOE BENJAMIN, JUDY BLUME, SARAH M. BROOM, BRENÉ BROWN, AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN, DANIEL JAMES BROWN, STEPHEN CHBOSKY, ESTATE OF TOM CLANCY, SLOANE CROSLEY, LAURA DAVE, GLENNON DOYLE, JOY FIELDING, DAVID FRUM, PETINA GAPPAH, LORI GOTTLEIB, BRIAN GREENE, DAVE GROHL, LEV GROSSMAN, YAA GYASI, MOHSIN HAMID, CHARLIE KAUFMAN, SUE MONK KIDD, JEAN KORELITZ, JEAN KWOK, JHUMPA LAHIRI, JARON LANIER, JONATHAN LETHEM, MEGHA MAJUMDAR, KIMBERLY MCCREIGHT, HEATHER MCGHEE, BRAD MELTZER, SUE MILLER, ALICE MUNRO, JULIA PHILLIPS, ANDREW REA, KILEY REID, MARY ROACH, REBECCA SERLE, CURTIS SITTENFELD, EMMA STRAUB, QUENTIN TARANTINO, CHRISSY TEIGEN, AMOR TOWLES, JEANNETTE WALLS, OPRAH WINFREY, MEG WOLITZER, JACQUELINE WOODSON, JENNA WORTHAM, and CARL ZIMMER.