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Rocking Chair Books Ltd.

Contacts
2 Rudgwick Terrace
St. Stephens Close
London, NW8 6BR
United Kingdom
tel: 
07809 461342
email: 
samar@rockingchairbooks.com
Personnel: 

Contact

  • Director Samar Hammam

Rocking Chair Books is a literary agency focusing on literary fiction, upmarket commercial, and commercial fiction and general non-fiction for publication around the world. Our motto is a great story is a great story.

No reading fee.

We represent Brian Turner, Zena el Khalil, Lakambini Sitoy, Conflict Relief, Elle Symmonds.


Founded 2011  Read more

Sheila Ableman Literary Agency

Contacts
48-56 Bayham Place

London, NW1 0EU
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7388 7222
email: 
sheila@sheilaableman.co.uk
Personnel: 

Contact

  • Sheila Ableman

Non-fiction including history, science, cookery, biography, autobiography.

Specialises in TV tie-ins and celebrity ghostwriting. No poetry, children's, gardening or sport.

Unsolicited MSS welcome. Approach in writing with publishing history, CV, synopsis, 3 chapters and sae for return. No reading fee.

Creative Authors Ltd

Contacts
11a Woodlawn Street

Whitstable, Kent CT5 1HQ
United Kingdom
tel: 
(01227) 770947
email: 
write@creativeauthors.co.uk
Personnel: 

Director

  • Isabel Atherton

Fiction, women's fiction, literary fiction, non-fiction, humour, history, autobiography, memoir, Mind, Body & Spirit, health, cookery, arts and crafts, crime, children's fiction (home 15%, overseas 20%). Also represents a small number of scriptwriters.  Read more

Gunn Media

Contacts
50 Albemarle Street

London, W1S 4BD
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7351 5141
email: 
ali@gunnmedia.co.uk
Personnel: 

Directors

  • Ali Gunn (managing)
  • Mariam Keen
  • Sarah McFadden
  • Diana Mackay

Commercial fiction and non-fiction including literary, thrillers and celebrity autobiographies (home 15%, overseas 20%).

Authors include Jenny Colgan, Brian Freeman, Sarah Webb, Martina Reilly, Mil Millington.

Futerman, Rose & Associates

Contacts
91 St Leonards Road

London, SW14 7BL
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-8255 7755
fax: 
020-8286 4860
email: 
enquiries@futermanrose.co.uk
Personnel: 

Contact

  • Guy Rose

Specialises in commercial and literary fiction, non fiction, biography and auto biography (particularly related to politics, show business and the music business) and scripts for film and television. Does not deal with poetry, science-fiction, children's books or educational textbooks.  Read more

hhb agency ltd

Contacts
6 Warwick Court

London, WC1R 5DJ
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7405 5525
email: 
heather@hhbagency.com
email: 
elly@hhbagency.com
Personnel: 

Contacts

  • Heather Holden-Brown
  • Elly James

hhb agency

hhb agency ltd was founded in 2005 by Heather Holden-Brown. The agency represents writers of non-fiction - in particular, journalism, history and politics, travel and adventure, contemporary autobiography and biography, books about words and numbers, popular culture and quirky humour, entertainment and television, business, family memoir, food and cookery - and commercial fiction. hhb agency ltd is always pleased to hear from talented writers. Please call or email before sending in your material.

Please do not send international postal vouchers with submissions. As a small agency which believes strongly in regular and consultative personal contact, they do not represent writers based beyond Europe.

Permissions: If you wish to quote from a book by one of their authors, it is suggested you write first to the Permissions Department of the publisher of the original edition of the book, setting out clearly details of the quotation/s you wish to use and for what purpose.

ltd was founded in 2005 by Heather Holden-Brown. The agency represents writers of non-fiction - in particular, journalism, history and politics, travel and adventure, contemporary autobiography and biography, books about words and numbers, popular culture and quirky humour, entertainment and television, business, family memoir, food and cookery - and commercial fiction.  Read more

Graham Maw Christie

Contacts
37 Highbury Place

London, N5 1QP
United Kingdom
tel: 
079 7126 8342
email: 
enquiries@grahammawchristie.com
Personnel: 

Agents

  • Jane Graham Maw
  • Jennifer Christie

General non-fiction: autobiography, memoir, business & self-help, web-to-book, food and drink, health, lifestyle, parenting, self-help, how to, popular science, history, culture, reference, humour & gift and TV tie-in.

No fiction, children's books or poetry.  Read more

Robert Smith Literary Agency Ltd

Contacts
12 Bridge Wharf
156 Caledonian Road
London, N1 9UU
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7-278 2444
fax: 
020-7-833 5680
email: 
robertsmith.literaryagency@virgin.net
Personnel: 

Directors

  • Robert Smith
  • Anne Smith

Non-fiction only: autobiography and biography, topical subjects, history, lifestyle, popular culture, entertainment, true crime, health and nutrition, illustrated books.

No unsolicited MSS. No reading fee. Will suggest revision. The agency does not represent screenwriters, but rather sells rights for books to film and television industries.

Founded 1997.

Maria Carvainis Agency Inc.

Contacts
Rockefeller Center, 1270 Avenue of the Americas
Suite 2320
New York, NY 10020
United States
tel: 
(212)245-6365
fax: 
(212) 245.7196
email: 
mca@mariacarvainisagency.com
Personnel: 

Contact

  • President Maria Carvainis,
  • Literary Agent Donna Bagdasarian

Currently Handles:  Read more

Lescher Lescher Ltd

Contacts
47 East 19th Street

New York, NY 10003
United States
tel: 
212-529-1790
Personnel: 

Contact

  • Robert Lescher

No unsolicited MSS; query first with sase.

No reading fee. Founded 1966.

Fiction Genres

  • Commercial
  • Juvenile
  • Literary
  • Mystery/Suspense
  • Thriller

Nonfiction Genres  Read more

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