Karyn Marcus, Senior Editor


Interests: Arts and culture, narrative nonfiction, upmarket self-help, and soft science which is entertaining and/or counterintuitive. Particularly drawn to books about social trends, mental health, habit, motivation, and women in the workplace.

Authors: New York Times bestselling authors Jennifer Keishin Armstrong (Seinfeldia), Sara Bareilles (Sounds Like Me), Abigail Tucker (Lion in the Living Room), Robert Moor (On Trails), Graeme Simsion (The Rosie Project and The Rosie Effect), and Hugh Howey (Wool), among others. Authors Karyn has worked with elsewhere include Jeffrey Toobin, Tina Brown, Nancy Pelosi, Kitty Kelley, Ayelet Waldman, Melissa Febos, Linda Fairstein, Madeleine Wickham, and A.S.A. Harrison.


Bio: Karyn Marcus began her career in publishing working for an agent before her first editorial job at Doubleday/Broadway. Prior to joining Gallery, she spent four years working at Thomas Dunne Books and five years at the flagship imprint of Simon & Schuster. She lives in Brooklyn with her dog, Bear.

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