About Manus & Associates Literary Agency

With an office on each coast, Manus & Associates Literary Agency, Inc., has represented independent authors in New York and the San Francisco Bay area for the past 20 years. Manus represents authors of commercial literary fiction, suspense and thrillers, multicultural fiction, young adult fiction, biographies, parenting titles, travel, pop culture and self-help books.

Manus intern duties range from screening incoming queries to managing client and editorial correspondence. Interns learn all facets of the literary agency market. The firm helps its interns develop a "literary eye."


Open to students who have completed at least one year of undergraduate work. Applicants who demonstrate critical reading or who have publishing, writing or editorial experience are preferred.

Manus & Associates Literary Agency

  • Manus & Associates Literary Agency, Inc.
  • Manus & Associates Literary Agency
  • Internship Coordinator
  • 444 Madison Avenue, 39th Floor
  • New York, NY 10022
  • Phone: (212) 644-8020


  • Number of Interns: Less than 10
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students


  • Los Angeles, CA
  • New York, NY