Cindy Uh

Cindy Uh is a literary agent at Creative Artists Agency.

After graduating from Boston College, Cindy went on to receive her J.D. from UCLA School of Law. She became an agent in 2015 and was Counsel at the publishing law firm of Lyons & Salky Law LLP until 2019, when she joined the Publishing Department at CAA. She works on a wide range of nonfiction, including illustrated/art projects, memoir, narrative nonfiction, health/wellness, politics, pop culture, humor, and cookbooks, as well as children’s fiction and nonfiction. Her clients include NYT Bestsellers, such as Mari Andrew, as well as Alex Elle, Cecilia Munoz, Bridget Beth Collins, Kimothy Joy, Gautam Raghavan, Kristin Russell, Doris Ho-Kane, among others. Cindy is always on the lookout for authentic, diverse voices, compelling narratives, and unique perspectives that invite readers to think about the world in a different way.

What I'm Looking For

Illustrated/art and gift, memoir, narrative (especially women's voices, politics, and cultural and social criticism), cookbooks, and science and journalism.

MG and YA - only contemporary and magical realism, as well as graphic novels

Sample Titles or Authors

Am I There Yet?, Mari Andrew
The New Farm, Brent Preston
More Than Enough, Cecilia Munoz
A Sky For Us Alone, Kristin Russell

Specializes In

FICTION: Chick Lit, Children's Commercial Fiction, Family Saga, GLBT, Graphic Novels, Middle Grade, Multi-Cultural, Upmarket Women's Fiction, Young Adult

NONFICTION: Cultural/Social Issues, Current Affairs, Dating/Relationships, Food & Lifestyle, GLBT, Gift Books, Health & Fitness, Humor, Investigative Journalism, Memoir, Multi-Cultural, Narrative, Nature/Ecology, Politics, Pop Culture, Psychology, Science, Self-Help, Spirituality