Mitchell Waters has been a literary agent for twenty-eight years - the first twenty-four at Curtis Brown, Ltd and most recently as a senior agent at Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents, Inc., where he specializes in literary and upmarket fiction and narrative nonfiction. He has a keen interest in historical fiction and historical and literary mysteries and suspense. He is looking for the next epic LGBTQ love story. Some recent and forthcoming representative titles include The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner, Counting Lost Stars by Kim van Alkemade, The Right Sort of Man by Allison Montclair, Such Good Friends by Stephen Greco, The End of Her by Wayne Hoffman, Underburn by Bill Gaythwaite and Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian.

What I'm Looking For

Contemporary family sagas, Historical fiction, mysteries, with a healthy portion of diversity.

Sample Titles

Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner
Counting Lost Stars by Kim van Alkemade
Such Good Friends by Stephen Greco

Specializes In

FICTION: Family Saga, GLBT, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Upmarket Women's Fiction, Young Adult

NONFICTION: GLBT, Health & Fitness, History, Memoir, Medical, Psychology


FICTION: Humor/Satire, Multi-Cultural, Short Story Collections, Thrillers/Suspense