About us

Puentes Agency is the only literary agency based in Chile. It represents Latin American literary-fiction writers and illustrators, for both adults and childrens books. This agency leverages the great Latin American talent and creates direct links between them and publishers from all over the world.

Adrián Puentes

Adrián Puentes

Literary Agent

 

As the founder of Puentes Agency, Adrián Puentes has travelled to book fairs in Frankfurt, Bologna, Guadalajara, and Buenos Aires since 2012. He has also edited several books for organizations and universities, and have done consulting and lectures about rights strategy and the impact of digital books in the publishing industry. He has more than ten years of experience as a professor, both at the School of Journalism of the Catholic University of Chile, and the Master in Editing of the Diego Portales University, where he currently teaches about copyrights in the publishing industry. He studied Journalism at the Catholic University of Chile, and in 2012 got a Master in Publishing: Digital and Print Media at the New York University.