Donald Maass

 

Donald-Maass-photoDonald Maass founded the Donald Maass Literary Agency in New York in 1980. His agency sells more than 150 novels every year to major publishers in the U.S. and overseas.  He is the author of The Career Novelist (1996),Writing the Breakout Novel (2001), Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook (2004), The Fire in Fiction (2009) , The Breakout Novelist (2011) and Writing 21st Century Fiction (2012).  He is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.

Submissions:

To query Donald Maass, e-mail to query.dmaass@maassagency.com

In addition to your pitch, please paste the first five pages of your manuscript into the body of your e-mail.  Please allow several weeks for query reply, more if a partial or full manuscript is requested.

Contact:

For all other inquiries, email him at dmaass@maassagency.com

2016 Appearances & Workshops:

April 4-10
Writing the Breakout Novel Intensive 2.0
Hood River, Oregon
http://free-expressions.com/breakout-novel/

May 14
Writing the Breakout Novel One-Day Workshop
Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter
Phoenix, AZ
http://desertsleuths.com/events/donald-maass-workshop

May 21
The Fire in Fiction One-Day Workshop
Colorado Romance Writers, RWA
Eastlake, Colorado
http://crw-rwa.ning.com/

July 28-31
Workshop TBA
Pacific Northwest Writers Conference
Seattle, Washington
http://www.pnwa.org/events/event_list.asp#

August 25
Pre-Conference Workshop TBA
American Christian Fiction Writers 2016 Annual Conference
Nashville, Tennessee
http://www.acfw.com/conference

October 20-23
Master Class & Surrey International Writers Conference
Surrey, B.C.
http://www.siwc.ca/conference