Our Summer Internship is currently closed. If you’d like to be considered for future opportunities, please follow the application instructions listed below. 

Lucinda Literary’s internship offers high-energy, self-motivated, creative, do-it-all interns the opportunity to gain experience in tasks such as:

  • Reading and managing the “slush pile” (unsolicited queries to our agency)
  • Writing readers reports and assessments for our agents
  • Correspondence with writers
  • Gathering information on industry trends and comparative books research
  • Assisting with social media and marketing efforts using tools such as Excel, Asana, Mailchimp, and Google Analytics
  • Contributing to, designing, and editing our newsletters and blog posts

This position is ideal for gifted writers and communicators looking to gain experience in the representation and marketing areas of book publishing. Interns will benefit from frequent, direct interface with members of the company and gain a diversity of experience transferable to any later career in publishing, marketing, or PR.


Students with excellent research, writing, and organizational skills. Previous publishing experience is preferred, but not required.

To apply

Please send your cover letter and resume to Lucinda Literary (, marking “Internship” along with a short description of any relevant education or experience in your subject line. We will contact you for an interview upon considering your application.

Lucinda Literary Office