Langtons International Agency is a multi-media
literary and licensing agency specializing in non-fiction, fiction, thrillers, and children's books as well as the the visual
world of photography, illustrative art, gift books, calendars, greeting cards, posters and
all other related products.
Run by Linda Langton, Langtons International
Agency is attracting to its list many notable clients such as two time Tony Award winning
costume and set designer, Desmond Heeley; long time
children’s book writers Libby Pataki, the First Lady of
New York and Wilson Kimball, her co-writer; award winning
children's book illustrator Betsy Day; New Yorker
cartoonist and author, Pat Byrnes; and world renowned
photographers Clay Perry, Woutter Deruytter, Allan
Montaine, and Jonathan Chester. These are but a few of the
35 multitalented clients that Langtons International
Agency is proud to represent.
Langtons International Agency also acts as
a consultant to The Museum of Modern Art to help capitalize
on their wonderful wealth of images and to extend their
product and sales base nationally.
| THE CONSULTANCY
Langtons International Consultancy provides services to help new and upcoming authors,
illustrators, cartoonists and photographers get their work published.
We cover a broad range of services including (but not limited to)
advice on line editing, manuscript review, commercial readiness of images
and illustrations, and informational meetings regarding the publishing and
marketing processes in the literary and manufacturing worlds.
Langtons International Consultancy aims to help authors, illustrators,
cartoonists and photographers build their personal, artistic and intellectual
strengths, fortifying their work with practical assistance based on 25 years
experience in the areas of publishing and licensing worldwide.
If you have an idea for a book, film, television series or related merchandise,
we will guide you through the stages to help you get your project off the ground
and into the right hands.
Consultation for Books, Film, TV, and Product Development
This could be over the telephone, by email or in person.
An assessment will be made of the project and a fee will be worked out
at that time for the project.
Fiction Manuscript Overview
An experienced editor will read your manuscript and synopsis evaluating every aspect
including the plot, characters, voice, dialogue, setting, pacing and ending.
Non-Fiction Manuscript Overview
As above for a finished manuscript.
In the case of a book proposal an experienced editor will analyze your proposal
and will help draft the marketing letter to the publisher including all the necessary
components for an effective presentation. This will include style, voice, trends and
facts to make the book marketable. We will recommend appropriate resources.
Straight Up Editing
We will review your manuscript in paper or electronic form making substantive editorial
comments and suggestions along with recommendations for the next stage if applicable.