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BARBARA BRAUN ASSOCIATES, INC. is a full service literary agency in New York City.

Barbara Braun, president, is joined by associate John F. Baker, and an assistant.

Barbara holds a Ph.D. from Columbia University, has worked as an editor and journalist, as well as a university teacher, and is the author of three books and numerous articles.

We represent both literary and commercial fiction and serious nonfiction, including psychology, biography, history, women's and sexual rights issues, social and political issues, cultural criticism, as well as art, architecture, film, photography, fashion, and design.  Our fiction is strong on stories for women, art-related fiction, historical and multicultural stories, and to a lesser extent mysteries and thrillers. We do not represent poetry, science fiction, fantasy, horror, or screenplays.

At this time we are highly selective in accepting new clients. 


Our clients' books are represented throughout Europe, Asia, and Latin America by various sub-agents.
We are also active in selling motion picture rights to the books we represent, and work with various Hollywood agencies.

Member of Association of Authors' Representatives, Inc., and the Authors Guild. 

Commission fees: 15% domestic, 20% foreign.

No reading fees.