BJ Robbins opened her Los Angeles-based literary agency in 1992 after a multifaceted career in book publishing, first at Simon & Schuster and later at Harcourt. Her agency represents both fiction and nonfiction, with a particular interest in memoir, biography, history, pop culture, sports, travel/adventure, medicine, and health. Nonfiction clients include James Donovan (A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn, The Blood of Heroes), J. Maarten Troost (The Sex Lives of Cannibals, Getting Stoned with Savages, Lost on Planet China), Tim Madigan, (I’m Proud of You: My Friendship with Fred Rogers), co-host of the Emmy-winning TV show The Doctors, Dr. Lisa Masterson (Paper Dollhouse: A Memoir), nationally syndicated columnist Chris Erskine (Man of the House), LL Cool J (I Make My Own Rules), Roger Love (Set Your Voice Free, Love Your Voice, Sing Like the Stars), Katie Tarbox (A Girl’s Life Online), Mel Watkins (Stepin Fetchit: The Life and Times of Lincoln Perry), Dave Davies (Kink) and Dr. Pamela Nagami (The Woman with a Worm in Her Head, Bitten).
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