The Literary Department of William Morris Endeavor (WME) boasts a roster of bestselling and award-winning authors in all areas of fiction and nonfiction, including franchise authors, critically acclaimed literary voices, celebrities, award-winning journalists, leaders in all professions and fields, and a dynamic list of up-and-coming new talent. WME authors have been the recipients of such esteemed awards as the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book 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 Beverly Hills and continues to have the largest presence of any literary agency on the New York Times Best Seller List. In 2018, WME has had 73 Bestsellers on the NYT list with 10 titles at #1. Noteworthy clients include ISAAC ASIMOV, CHLOE BENJAMIN, JUDY BLUME, BRENÉ BROWN, STEPHEN CHBOSKY, TOM CLANCY, GLENNON DOYLE, JOY FIELDING, TAN FRANCE, DAVID FRUM, PETINA GAPPAH, MALCOLM GLADWELL, YAA GYASI, MOHSIN HAMID, ELLIE KEMPER, JEAN KWOK, JHUMPA LAHIRI, MIN JIN LEE, ALICE MUNRO, REBECCA SERLE, CURTIS SITTENFELD, EMMA STRAUB, CHRISSY TEIGEN, AMOR TOWLES, JD VANCE, OPRAH WINFREY, MEG WOLITZER, and JACQUELINE WOODSON.