Sign In
Literary Agents

Ms. Julie Gwinn

The Seymour Agency



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

Website: www.theseymouragency.com/

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)

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

from SaraCo
Jun 08, 2018 7:20 am


EQ (#pitmad) 6/7/18

(queried her almost exactly a year go and got no response. Technically it's the same project, but a lot has changed)
from gr8white
May 30, 2018 9:51 am


EQ: 5/09
FR: 5/11 (sent same day)
rsraviya, have you heard back from the full yet? Also have a full out with her.
from rsraviya
May 07, 2018 3:19 pm


EQ: 4/30 (through her like on Twitter #DVPit) Query letter + 1st 5 pages
Full MS request: 5/5

85k Sci-fi/Romance
from cakeforall
May 05, 2018 4:34 pm


She was really nice in her reply! Only problem was word count was too low for my YA Contemporary book. If I increased it, she allowed to resubmit!
from dreamcat
Apr 03, 2018 10:19 am


EQ 3/2
Rejected 3/3 but personalized rejection with explanation. Also nice letter. Women's Fiction 95K words
from claugh49
Mar 23, 2018 3:03 pm


EQ 2/22/2018
Rejected 3/23/2018, but it was super nice. She said it was a good project, but she has something similar right now and wants to place it before she takes on another one.
HF 96,000 words
from WhiteGardenia
Mar 20, 2018 11:01 am


Main office address per their website: (but they do not accept snail mail)
The Seymour Agency
475 Miner Street Road
Canton, New York 13617
from drgldy76
Mar 11, 2018 1:09 pm


EQ 3/8/18
from sholroyd
Dec 14, 2017 3:30 am


EQ 11/12/17 93k contemporary fiction
CNR 12/14/17
from astarte73
Sep 18, 2017 3:22 pm


Hi guys, just want to say after reading below about all full subs being exclusives, I investigated the website and personally couldn't find the "fine print" that said anything like that. Can someone point it out? I sent a full a month ago and have sent three more out since then. Unless you agree to the exclusive, there is no way to tie you to that.
from authoramanda
Sep 02, 2017 2:38 pm


EQ 5/8; 84K contemporary inspirational romance.
CNR 6/6

Website states if no reply in 4 weeks, it's a pass.
from KristenH
Aug 29, 2017 10:40 am


EQ 8/21/17 (Passed after two nudges on Venom's partial R&R--not right agent for it, no other feedback on partial R&R. But she said I can query her again in a few months.)
Updated: 8/29/17 (Upgraded to a full R&R with feedback coming in a few days. She must've changed her mind or mistaken me for somebody else last week. I plan to requery her in two months, since I'm already halfway through my full revisions. )
from CMcFarlane
Aug 10, 2017 12:09 pm


EQ: 07/30/17 - 111k Romantic Fantasy (She liked my #IWSGPit tweet.)

If no response w/in 4 weeks, it's a no.
from JLL0032
Jun 17, 2017 6:18 pm


EQ: 5/18/17
CNR 6/17/17

92K Urban Fantasy
from JadahMcCoy
May 12, 2017 12:20 pm


EQ: 4/19/17
FR: 4/19/17
WF 70k
She also asked about sales on my prev. pubbed book and about my social media platform.

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