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 manages the office.

Recent favourites include: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah, Inferno by Catherine Cho, Quiet by Susan Cain, More than Enough by Elaine Welteroth, Trick Mirror by Jia Tolentino, In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado, Three Women by Lisa Taddeo, Know My Name by Chanel Miller, Minor Feelings by Cathy Park Hong, Laws of Human Nature by Robert Greene, 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.

When she has a moment to spare, she’d love to read: I like to Watch by Emily Nussbaum, all (Fab) 5 Queer Eye memoirs, Love in Colour by Bolu Babalola, She Said by Jodi Kantor, 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