For non-fiction projects we like to see a detailed proposal, including an overview, table of contents or detailed outline, an author biography, and pertinent marketing information.

For fiction we prefer to receive a query consisting of a detailed synopsis of the novel and the first 50 pages. Please include an author biography as well.

We accept queries by email only, which may be submitted to We will respond only if we wish to see additional material and will do our best to do so within four to six weeks.

No fax queries accepted.

We do not represent poetry, screenplays, or unsolicited children's books. 

Our address:
The Doe Coover Agency
P.O. Box 668
Winchester, MA 01890