HERMAN AGENCY represents professional artists and authors with an emphasis on the children's market, which includes books for all ages, educational books and supplementary materials, children's magazines, cartoons, licensed characters, as well as stationery, advertising, toys and editorial illustrations.
Ronnie Ann Herman, Agent: Ronnie started Herman Agency in 1999 and represents many of the leading illustrators and author/illustrators in today's children's book market. As a former Art Director at Random House and Art Director, Associate Publisher and V.P. at Penguin Books' Grosset & Dunlap, Ronnie art directed thousands of children's books during her more than 20 years in publishing. Ronnie is also the author of 12 children’s books and one of her books has been on the NY Times best-seller list.
Katia Herman, Associate Agent: Katia, Ronnie's younger daughter, joined the agency in 2011. Katia graduated from NYU with an English major. She is an author and has been doing floral design since she was in high-school. She does floral arrangements for NYC restaurants and private clients.
For foreign rights information contact Rights People.
For published Picture Book Author/Illustrators please email Ronnie at Submissions@HermanAgencyInc.com. Please note we are not taking on new picture book authors at this time unless they both write and illustrate their works. We are only interested in author/illustrator work for Trade Picture Books and illustrators and authors who have published Trade Picture Books.
Please contact Ronnie via email before mailing any samples.
Ronnie Ann Herman
350 Central Park West - apt. 4I
New York, NY 10025