Sign In
Literary Agents

Ms. Jill Marsal

Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, LLC

PMB 121, 665 San Rodolfo Dr. 124

Solana Beach, CA 92075

E-Mail: To protect agents from spam, email addresses are hidden except to logged-in members. Join Now


Twitter: jillmarsal

AAR Member: No

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

Learn more about this agent, including:

  • Genres of Interest
  • Typical Response Times
  • Best Query Methods

Become a QueryTracker Member (Free)

Query Guidelines

In all submissions, please include a contact phone number as well as your email address. If we are interested in your work, we will call or email you. If not, we will respond via email. (Accordingly, please do not send a self-addressed stamped envelope (SASE) and do not send any pages or materials you want returned to you). Our response time is generally 4-8 weeks. We welcome unsolicited materials and look forward to reading your work.

Leave comments about your experiences with this literary agent, or read what other authors have to say.

from terrajw
Sep 07, 2021 12:11 pm

EQ - 9/1/2021 Women's Fiction 73K
ER - 9/7, the "interesting" rejection letter
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 27, 2021 8:21 pm

Profile Update: Genres updated.
from andyscontras
Aug 17, 2021 1:58 pm

EQ - 8/15/2021 Spec Fiction 84K
ER - 8/17
from channingmuller
Aug 16, 2021 8:32 pm

Heard back within a couple weeks.
from artifex
Jul 26, 2021 9:40 am

EQ 7/9/21
ER 7/21/21 - Form

98k psychological suspense
from reason
Jul 21, 2021 7:25 pm

EQ: 7/8
FR: 7/21

YA 85K
from OPKiwi
Jul 06, 2021 11:36 pm

EQ 6/25
ER 7/6
from lckain
Jun 02, 2021 4:30 pm

Emailed Query 6/2/21 86k dysfunctional family saga / psychological suspense
from jwitty
May 21, 2021 4:23 am

My query was forwarded from her partner.
FR: 5/17/21, sent immediately
ER: 5/20/21, advised that she liked it but suggests I "get thing happening more quickly and tighten early chapters." Helpful & friendly.
from LarkMarie
May 14, 2021 11:14 am

11/13/20, query, 135k true crime/me too memoir

11/18/20 "while it sounds interesting, is not the right fit.)
from katesroses
May 02, 2021 6:27 pm

EQ: 4/23
ER: 5/2

Adult RomCom, 98K words
from ingridpierce
Apr 24, 2021 2:33 pm

EQ: 4/16
Nudge with offer of rep: 4/23
FR: 4/23
Kind step aside: 4/24

78k Adult RomCom
from Abigail
Apr 16, 2021 11:45 pm

FULL MS Requested 16 APRIL 2021
EQ sent 12 APR 2021
Mystery 77k
from Abigail
Apr 12, 2021 11:08 am

EQ sent 12 APR 2021
Mystery 77k
from dreamcat
Apr 06, 2021 11:23 am

EQ 3/28
FR 3/28
Sent 3/29
Sounds like she responds quickly either way
Fingers crossed 94K mystery/book club

ER didn’t connect with voice. Bummed

To read more comments about this agent, or to leave comments of your own, become a QueryTracker member.

Agent Reports.

QueryTracker Members can view the data gathered by all other members, organized into reports showing...

  • The Number of Queries Sent and Their Replies
  • Query Response Times
  • Most Popular Manuscript Word-Counts
  • Most Popular Genres
  • Historic Trends
  • And Much More