About The Riggs Agency

The Riggs Agency was founded in 2015 by Maggie Riggs, a veteran of the NYC publishing industry. Maggie has worked as an editor at Viking, an associate agent at The Friedrich Agency, and as an independent editor with NY Book Editors.  

We are a boutique agency that specializes in literary fiction.We take on select non-fiction projects including narrative nonfiction, essays, memoir, and food writing.

We are particularly interested in works from fiction writers of color, and diverse voices of all kinds. 

Please note that we do not represent YA, New Adult, middle grade, picture book, or fantasy authors at this time.