Malaga Baldi

White lesbian of a certain age trying to smile.

Malaga Baldi has worked as an independent literary agent since 1986. The Baldi Agency is an eclectic agency specializing in literary fiction, memoir and cultural history. She worked as a cashier at Gotham Book Mart, in the Ballantine Books Publicity Department, as an associate at Candida Donadio & Associates and the Elaine Markson Agency before going out on her own. Baldi believes the strength of the author's voice and the heart of the story to be key when considering new work. Baldi graduated from Hampshire College and lives in NYC.

What I'm Looking For

Intelligent, well-crafted completed fiction. Well thought out nonfiction proposals that might change your mind about a particular topic.

Specializes In

FICTION: Historical Fiction, GLBT, Literary Fiction, Multi-Cultural

NONFICTION: GLBT, History, Memoir, Music, Narrative, Nature/Ecology, Pop Culture


FICTION: Commercial Fiction, Crime, Graphic Novel

NONFICTION: Cultural/Social Issues, Current Affairs, Investigative Journalism, Politics, Psychology, Religion, Science, Sports