Patricia Nelson

Literary Agent

Patricia Nelson has been agent at Marsal Lyon Literary Agency since 2014, where she represents young adult and middle grade novels of all genres, women's fiction both upmarket and commercial, contemporary and historical single title romance, and select plot-driven literary fiction. Patricia holds a master’s degree in English Literature from the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in Gender Studies from the University of Texas at Austin, and before joining the world of publishing, she spent four years as a university-level instructor of literature and writing