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Jonathan Cobb 32

An agent with HG Literary (see other agents at this agency).


Jon graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, and later completed a Master’s degree in Publishing: Digital and Print Media at NYU. After gaining experience at Writers House and NYU Press, he joined HG Literary to assist partner and agent Josh Getzler on a wide variety of titles in fiction and nonfiction. In addition to being an agent, Jon also coordinates HG Literary’s internship program.


United States

Fiction Open

Jon reads all genres of fiction but has a particular interest in contemporary middle grade and YA, adult science fiction and fantasy, African-American fiction, literary fiction, and mysteries and thrillers. He also has a soft spot for anything related to track and field, geek culture, weird science or cutting-edge technology.

Open to a broad Audience, including: Adults, Middle grades, Young adults.
General General
Fantasy FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Mystery/Crime Mystery/CrimeOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Science Fiction Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Suspense/Thriller Suspense/ThrillerOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary, Mainstream.
Open to all/most Topics, including: Science (General, See guidelines), Society/Culture (Ethnicity/Race), Sports/Recreation (Running/Track and field), Technology (General, See guidelines).
Novel Novel
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Last Updated: 27 Aug 2022
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Date Added: 27 Aug 2019

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