Reiko Davis

Reiko Davis is an agent with DeFiore and Company. She was with Miriam Altshuler Literary Agency for four years before joining DeFiore in 2016. She grew up in Kansas City, Missouri, received her BA from Brown University, and is a graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course. She represents literary and upmarket fiction, narrative nonfiction (including memoir), and YA and middle grade fiction. Her recent and forthcoming books include the debut novel The Atlas of Reds and Blues by Devi S. Laskar, the story collection Lava Falls by Lucy Jane Bledsoe, the YA sci-fi mystery The Truth Lies Here by Lindsey Klingele, and the instructional guide 7 Steps to Confident Writing by Alan Gelb.

What I'm Looking For

Debut literary fiction, memoir, YA and MG fiction

Sample Titles or Authors

The Atlas of Reds and Blues, Devi S. Laskar
A Thin Bright Line, Lucy Jane Bledsoe
The Truth Lies Here, Lindsey Klingele

Specializes In

FICTION: Children's, Literary Fiction, Middle Grade, Multi-Cultural, Young Adult

NONFICTION: Cultural/Social Issues, Dating/Relationships, Investigative Journalism, Memoir, Multi-Cultural, Narrative, Psychology, Women's Concerns


FICTION: Commercial Fiction, Family Saga, Historical Fiction, Short Story Collections, Upmarket Women's Fiction

NONFICTION: Adventure/True Story, Current Affairs, Gift Books, History, Pets, Pop Culture, Religion, Self-Help, Spirituality, Travel, True Crime