Lynn Johnston

Lynn Johnston Literary

Lynn Johnston is a literary agent representing mostly nonfiction since 2001. The books on her list include New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, and USA Today bestsellers and numerous titles that appear on "best of” lists. She currently serves on the board as well as the membership committee and small business committees of the Association of American Literary Agents and on the advisory board of the Woodstock Book Fest. She has an MBA and BA in Philosophy. Born in Saigon, Vietnam, Johnston lives and works in New York City.

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Subject Focus

NF: Anthology
NF: Biography
NF: Business/Investing/Finance
NF: Cooking
NF: Health
NF: History/Politics/Current Affairs
NF: How-To
NF: Illustrated/Art
NF: Lifestyle
NF: Memoir
NF: Narrative
NF: Parenting
NF: Pop Culture
NF: Reference
NF: Religion/Spirituality
NF: Science
NF: General/Other Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction: Advice/Relationships



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