Empire Literary is a full-service literary agency located in Manhattan. We pride ourselves on providing personalized and hands-on attention to each and every client, whether you are a first time writer or a franchised bestseller. With a long-term mindset, we aim to create strong and successful relationships within the industry on behalf of our authors for the entirety of their careers. Andrea Barzvi launched the agency in 2013 after 14 years as an agent at ICM Partners, and Empire Literary now represents a wide range of authors across all genres, including numerous New York Times bestsellers and award winning authors.

With dedicated agents handling tv/film, branding, licensing, and foreign rights, Empire Literary approaches each project with an eye on expansion and national as well as international recognition.