ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Jeff Ourvan is an attorney, writer and literary agent with the Jennifer Lyons Literary Agency, a top New York City agency.  He represents numerous writers and also hosts weekly writing workshops for fiction and nonfiction writers seeking to prepare their works for publication.  As an author, his upcoming projects include a history of the 19th century New York Metropolitans baseball team and a book about Buddhism in America.

Jeff has coached his three young sons for the past five years in various youth baseball leagues, although he’s most active with the Peter Stuyvesant Little League on Manhattan’s east side.  He’s married to the novelist Jessica Jiji.