Sarah Lazin began her publishing career on the editorial staff of Rolling Stone in 1971. In 1976, she established Rolling Stone Press, the book packaging division of the company, which she continued to represent for thirty years and which created hundreds of successful titles for Rolling Stone, Men’s Journal, and US Magazine. She also created book packaging divisions for Ms. Magazine, The Village Voice, Musician, Playboy, and Vibe Magazine, and created books for The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum, The Experience Music Project, and The International Center for Photography.
She is the co-founder and past president of the American Book Producers Association, has served on the boards of the Women’s Media Group, and The Association of Authors’ Representatives. She has taught at publishing seminars including Rice, Radcliffe, Denver, and New York University, and has served on the staffs of the Jackson Hole Writers Conference and the Maui Writers Conference. She received an MA in history from New York University.
Based in New York, Sarah represents a range of nonfiction writers working in fields such as popular culture, biography, history, politics, journalism, memoir, parenting, health, practical nonfiction, contemporary affairs, social issues, and general reference. She accepts submissions through referral only.
The Annotated Come As You Are
ASPERGER SYNDROME: The Oasis Guide, Revised Third Edition: Advice, Inspiration, Insight, and Hope from Early Intervention to Adulthood
The Parents’ Guide to Teaching Kids with Asperger Syndrome and Similar ASDS Real-Life Skills for Independence
Love Beyond Life: True Accounts of Direct Personal Communication with the Other Side, with Joel Martin
You Get Past the Tears: A Mother/Daughter Memoir of Love and Survival, with Patricia and Hydeia Broadbent
Run for Your Life: The Fun, Injury-Free Way to Burn Body Fat, Relieve Stress, and Improve Your Performance, with Dr. Mark Cucuzzella
Kicking and Dreaming: A Story of Heart, Soul and Rock & Roll, by Ann and Nancy Wilson with Charles Cross
Untitled Picture Book
Eagles: Revised Edition
Magic To Do
Da Capo Best Music Writing 2008: The Year’s Finest Writing on Rock, Hip Hop, Jazz, Pop, Country & More
Post-Soul Nation: The Explosive, Contradictory, Triumphant and Tragic 1980s as Experienced by African-Americans (Previously Known as Blacks and Before That Negroes)
A Man Called Destruction: The Life & Music of Alex Chilton from the Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man
Jack Kerouac: A Writer's Life
Rhapsody: The Life and Legacy of Freddie Mercury
The World According to Joan Didion
Only Human: A Biography of R. Crumb