Lynda Laffan has worked in the book industry for over 15 years, starting out in publishing, working with Poolbeg Press for many years on innumerable bestselling titles, from manuscript stage to the bookshelves. She then moved over to the retail side, as the book buyer for a major books wholesaler operating in the UK and Ireland.
Over this time, she has gained valuable experience in manuscript assessment, sales, marketing, publicity and retail, while working with authors such as Marian Keyes, Melissa Hill, Martina Devlin and Neven Maguire, to name just a few.
Lynda has an MA in Art History and has recently earned a Diploma in Digital Marketing.
Manuscript Assessment and Development