Lisa Grubka

Lisa Grubka joined Fletcher and Co. in 2012. She represents a broad variety of authors, including a National Book Award winner and several New York Times bestsellers. Her clients’ books have been adapted for television and translated into more than twenty languages. Lisa began her career at Farrar, Straus and Giroux and the William Morris Agency, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

In fiction, she is seeking literary, upmarket, and literary suspense novels as well as short story collections. She appreciates a strong sense of place, unique and diverse voices, and is often drawn to novels that explore complex relationships or family dynamics. In non-fiction, she is looking for narrative, science, journalism, and conversation-changing perspectives on current events. She works closely with her authors, with the goal of establishing long careers.

What I'm Looking For

Fiction: literary, upmarket, suspense, short story collections.
Non-fiction: narrative, science, journalism, current events.

Sample Titles or Authors

The Other's Gold, Elizabeth Ames
Truth Be Told, Kathleen Barber
Far From the Tree, Robin Benway

Specializes In

FICTION: Family Saga, Literary Fiction

NONFICTION: Narrative

Considers

FICTION: Commercial Fiction, Crime, GLBT, Historical Fiction, Multi-Cultural, Short Story Collections, Thrillers/Suspense, Upmarket Women's Fiction, Young Adult

NONFICTION: Cultural/Social Issues, Current Affairs, Food & Lifestyle, GLBT, Health & Fitness, Investigative Journalism, Multi-Cultural, Parenting, Politics, Psychology, Science, Technology, True Crime, Women's Concerns