Sign In
Literary Agents

No longer listed on the agency website.

This Agent is Closed to Queries.

Mr. Joseph Parsons

Holloway Literary

Washington D.C., DC

E-Mail: To protect agents from spam, email addresses are hidden except to logged-in members. Join Now


Twitter: JoePParsons

AAR Member: No

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Closed

E-Mail: Closed

Online Form: Closed

Learn more about this agent, including:

  • Genres of Interest
  • Typical Response Times
  • Best Query Methods

Become a QueryTracker Member (Free)

Query Guidelines

Email a brief query and the first 15 pages of your manuscript pasted in the body of your email. In the email subject header, write: Joseph/Title/Genre. You can expect a response in 6 to 8 weeks.

Leave comments about your experiences with this literary agent, or read what other authors have to say.

from DiscoStories
May 02, 2018 8:26 pm

EQ: 2/6/18 Memoir
PR: 2/19/18 Asked for first 50 pages.
Fingers crossed!
ER: Form letter at 10pm on a Sunday.... 10pm on a Sunday!!
(rejected by others at the agency, as Joseph Parsons had requested, and he is no longer with the agency)
from Zooks3
Apr 30, 2018 2:01 pm

2/5/18: EQ re: TANCM
2/20/18: Requested partial
4/30/18: form rejection
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 17, 2018 8:33 am

Profile Update: No longer listed on the agency website.

from LightofBeauty
Mar 08, 2018 9:21 pm

EQ: 1/31
ER: 3/8

Form rejection from "Submission Editor"

Thank you for your submission.

Your work has been carefully reviewed, and it has been determined that Holloway Literary will not be pursuing representation of your manuscript. We regret sending you this information in a form letter; however, due to the volume of emails we receive daily it is almost impossible to send customized letters to every author. Thank you again for thinking of Holloway Literary, and we wish you every success in your writing career.

Best Regards,

Sabrina Berndt
Submissions Coordinator

To read more comments about this agent, or to leave comments of your own, become a QueryTracker member.

Agent Reports.

QueryTracker Members can view the data gathered by all other members, organized into reports showing...

  • The Number of Queries Sent and Their Replies
  • Query Response Times
  • Most Popular Manuscript Word-Counts
  • Most Popular Genres
  • Historic Trends
  • And Much More