New writers: please read our submission guidelines before sending us material.
We work closely with our authors at every stage of the process, from editorial guidance and negotiating deals, to long-term career management – including selling their work into as many languages as possible and seeking the best opportunities for adaptation to Film, TV and other media.
We are a member of the Association of Authors’ Agents (AAA). Our Film & TV rights are handled by Luke Speed at Curtis Brown.
Submissions are always welcome.
You can read more about Marjacq’s history here.
Date Company Established: 1974
Percentage Of Fiction/Non-Fiction Represented: 80% Fiction
Recent Sales: See website.
Categories Of Interest: GENERAL FICTION AND NON-FICTION, PARTICULARLY CRIME, SCIENCE FICTION, SAGA AND HISTORICAL ROMANCE
Do You Accept E-mail Queries? Yes
Do You Charge A Reading Fee? No
Do You Run An In-House Editorial Service? No
Are You In Any Way A Subsidy Publisher? No
What Is Your Commission Structure? 10% commission on home sales, 20% on US and translation
Do You Charge For Up-Front Expenses? No
Is The Fee Reimbursed To The Writer If You Sell The Work? No
Do You Tell A Represented Writer Where You Are Submitting The Work And Send Copies Of Rejections? Yes