Australian Literary Management
Phone: 02 9818 8557
2-A Booth Street
Balmain NSW 2041
Submission notes (for full submission guidelines please click here):
— Please phone or email the agency before sending submission. Visit website for further information.
— We do not consider scripts for radio, film, television or stage, nor poetry, short stories or self-help.
— We do not consider children’s books by unpublished authors.
Australian Literary Management was established in 1980. In 1993 Lyn Tranter joined the agency and is now the director. She has travelled widely and often overseas, building the agency’s reputation and establishing strong links with publishers and other literary agencies. Lyn acted as President of ALAA (the Australian Literary Agents’ Association) from 2005 to 2008. The agency specialises in adult fiction and non-fiction, and also accepts typescripts for children’s books and fantasy. Clients include Robert Dessaix, Arabella Edge, Fiona Palmer, David Marr, Gao Xingjian, Susan Kurosawa, Margo Kingston, Amanda Lohrey and Christine Harris.