Abigail sits down with Howard Yoon, a literary agent and principal of the Ross Yoon Agency. Howard specializes in narrative nonfiction, history, memoir, science, current events, politics, and popular culture.
In this conversation, Howard shares his wealth of expertise in publishing as a nonfiction literary agent and what makes a great nonfiction book. He enlightens Abigail about various topics from important business insights on news like the Penguin Random House trial to craft-focused conversations like what determines an idea that works better as a podcast or blog vs. a nonfiction book.
And that’s only the beginning. Listen to this episode to hear everything Howard teaches and discusses, with some big topics like:
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Some of Howard's Clients and Books:
Elizabeth Taylor by Kate Andersen Brower
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