BJ Robbins

BJ Robbins established her Los Angeles-based agency in 1992 after a multi-faceted career in book publishing in New York, first in publicity at Simon & Schuster and later as Marketing Director and then Senior Editor at Harcourt. Her agency focuses primarily on literary fiction and general nonfiction, with a particular interest in narrative history, memoir, biography, pop culture, popular science, medicine and health. Clients include award-winning and New York Times bestselling authors such as J. Maarten Troost (The Sex Lives of Cannibals), James Donovan (A Terrible Glory), Max Byrd (The Paris Deadline), Nafisa Haji (The Writing on My Forehead), Stephen Graham Jones (Mongrels, Mapping the Interior), Deanne Stillman (Blood Brothers), Mary Volmer (Reliance, Illinois) and the late James D. Houston (Snow Mountain Passage).