Lynn Johnston

@lynnjohnstonlit

Nonfiction lit agent repping journalists, thought leaders, change makers, fire breathers, artists, teachers, moms, dads & more. They're good people. She/Her

New York, NY

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Lynn Johnston @lynnjohnstonlit · 9 Jul 2019

When I get a query about a topic that sounds interesting, the next thing I need to know is more about the author. What’s their expertise? Why did they decide to write about this topic? All this has to be apparent in the query. #querytip

Lynn Johnston @lynnjohnstonlit · 11 Dec 2015

Never say "trust me" in a #query. Agents don't trust anything. #querytip #amwriting

Lynn Johnston @lynnjohnstonlit · 9 Apr 2015

Referrals almost always get quick attn. If you know someone who knows someone in publishing, use the connection. #querytip