Lynn Seligman

LYNN SELIGMAN, LITERARY AGENT
400 Highland Ave.
Upper Montclair, NJ, 07043
Phone: (973) 783-3631

WHAT SHE DOES
Ms. Seligman spent her time, before going independent, with the Julian Bach Literary Agency (now IMG) and with Simon & Schuster.

WHAT SHE NEEDS

Nonfiction
Anthropology
Art
Biography
Business
Child Guidance
Cooking
Current Affairs
Education
Ethnic
Government
Health
History
How-To
Humor
Language
Money
Music
Nature
Photography
Popular Culture
Psychology
Science
Self-Help
Sociology
Film
True Crime
Women’s

Fiction
Detective
Ethnic
Fantasy
Feminist
Historical
Humor
Literary
Mainstream
Mystery
Romance
Contemporary
Gothic
Historical
Regency
Science Fiction

BACKGROUND/DEMOGRAPHICS 

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes
Handles 60% NF; 40% Fiction
Receives 15% commission on domestic sales
Receives 25% commission on foreign sales
Responds in 2 weeks to queries; 2 months to manuscripts
Works with 15% fresh writers