Emma Leong

Agent's Assistant

Emma started her publishing career here at Janklow and Nesbit, with a prior background in law and psychology. She mainly assists Rebecca Carter and Claire Conrad.

Recent favourites include: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah, Inferno by Catherine Cho, More than Enough by Elaine Welteroth, In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado, Three Women by Lisa Taddeo, Minor Feelings by Cathy Park Hong, The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett, Your House Will Pay by Steph Cha, The Prettiest Star by Carter Sickels, and Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid, Bina by Anakana Schofield, Dominicana by Angie Cruz, Swimming in the Dark by Tomasz Jedrowski, and True Story by Kate Reed Petty.

When she has a moment to spare, she’d love to read: She Said by Jodi Kantor, Rainbow Milk by Paul Mendez, The Collected Schizophrenias by Esme Weijun Yang, There’s No Such Thing as an Easy Job by Kikuko Tsumura, Sex Robots and Vegan Meat by Jenny Kleeman, and The Uninhabitable Earth by David Wallace-Wells.

You can follow Emma on Twitter @emmalleong