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We are a literary agency for writers of books in a variety of genres. We offer our authors candid editorial advice based on publishing know-how, and in our negotiations we are realistic as well as firm in securing deals that work for all sides.

We do not take on script writers, but for our authors we draw on extensive experience of negotiating contracts for film, television, theatre, radio, and digital platforms. Our translation rights are handled by The Buckman Agency, a long-established company respected by publishers the world over.

In a changing landscape we embrace all opportunities to find the widest possible audience for our writers across all media.

Please see the About and Submissions pages for further details of what we are looking for and how to get in touch.

Tue, December 19, 2017

More good pre-Christmas news: book rights in Ali Harper’s feminist crime debut Between the Lines have been acquired by HarperCollins’ Killer Reads imprint, who will publish in Spring 2018. An...

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Thu, December 14, 2017

A recent piece in The Observer pointed out that Jin Yong, our Chinese author whose Legends of the Condor Heroes we represent, was the world’s bestselling living novelist, yet...

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