About Langtons International Agency
Linda Langton is Founder and President of the successful international boutique literary agency and publishing consultancy, Langtons International Agency. Based in New York since 2001, it has had many successes in selling non-fiction, specializing in memoir, business, self-help, inspirational, politics and true crime, as well as fiction, mystery, thrillers, women’s and literary fiction.
The agency recently sold the memoir Trumbo by Bruce Cook (Grand Central Publishing, September 2015) on which the movie with Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane and Helen Mirren was based, and best selling Sherlock Holmes Trilogy, Art in the Blood by Bonnie MacBird (HarperCollins UK, October 2015) which has sold internationally to 17 countries. Three true crime books rights have also been sold for film and television.
Langtons International Agency is a fully integrated agency which recently launched a Memoir Division to help businesses and families write and publish their stories. She also runs Book Marketing International, to help authors in all aspects of writing their books.
Before moving to New York, Linda was co-founder and publisher of the $50 million global book, greeting card and calendar company, The Ink Group. The company had offices in Australia, New Zealand, the US, and the UK. The company licensed many notables such as The Far Side, Recycled Paper Greetings, Star Wars, Monty Python, Tate Gallery, National Geographic, Sydney 2000 Olympics and won numerous international awards for business, design and innovation.
From Manchester, England, Linda was educated at Elizabeth Gaskell College, Manchester, and at the London School of Economics. She was inducted into the Australian Business Women Hall of Fame, was NSW Business Woman of the Year, and is a member of International Womens Forum and Women’s Forum of New York and is a founding and lifelong member of Chief Executive Women of Australia.
Linda Langton, President
40 Central Park South
New York NY 10019
ph: 646 344 1801
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Member of the International Women's Forum
Member of Women's Forum New York
Member of Forum UK
Lifelong and founding Member of Chief Executive Women of Australia
Business Women Hall of Fame (inductee)
Langtons International Agency
40 Central Park South,
New York, NY 10019