About Nancy Yost

Nancy Yost represents a wide variety of writers of commercial fiction, specializing in crime novels; thrillers, mysteries, suspense; historical fiction and historical suspense; and women’s fiction of all kinds.  Her nonfiction tastes lean to social history and natural science.  She looks for complex, engrossing, character- and voice-driven reads, and has a fondness for a good ghost story, southern fiction, historical fiction, atmosphere, intelligence and humor.


She represents many New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors, including bestselling thriller authors  Perri O’Shaughnessy and Linda Castillo, international bestselling and Macavity award-winning mystery author, Deborah Crombie, Mademoiselle columnist, Valerie Frankel, bestselling and critically acclaimed romance authors including Stephanie Laurens, Loretta Chase, Liz Carlyle, Suzanne Enoch and Gaelen Foley, paranormal writers, Jeaniene Frost and Ilona Andrews, along with bestselling mystery authors, Monica Ferris, Miranda James, Tamar Myers, and Patricia Sprinkle.