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Children's Illustrators

Juvenilia

Contacts
Avington

Winchester, Hants SO21 1DB
United Kingdom
tel: 
(01962) 779656
fax: 
(01962) 779656
email: 
juvenilia@clara.co.uk

Full-length MSS for the children's market, fiction and non-fiction (home 10%, overseas from 15%), illustration (10%), performance rights (10%). Short stories only if specifically for picture books, radio or TV. No unsolicited MSS; preliminary letter with sae and full details essential.  Read more

Rosemary Sandberg Ltd

Contacts
6 Bayley Street

London, WC1B 3HE
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7304 4110
fax: 
020-7304 4109
email: 
rosemary@sandberg.demon.co.uk
Personnel: 

Directors

  • Rosemary Sandberg

    Children's writers and illustrators, general fiction and non-fiction.

    Absolutely no unsolicited MSS: client list is full.

    Founded 1991.

  • Ed Victor

Children's writers and illustrators, general fiction and non-fiction.

Absolutely no unsolicited MSS: client list is full.

Founded 1991.

The Standen Literary Agency

Contacts
53 Hardwicke Road

London, N13 4SL
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-8889 1167
fax: 
020-8889 1167
email: 
info@standenliteraryagency.com
Personnel: 

Director

  • Yasmin Standen

Literary and commercial fiction and children's fiction and picture books (home 15%, overseas 20%).

Not accepting any new clients  Read more

United Agents

Contacts
12-26 Lexington Street

London, W1F 0LE
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7166 5266
email: 
info@unitedagents.co.uk
Personnel: 

Agents

  • Sarah Ballard
  • Rosemary Canter
  • Jessica Craig (adult foreign rights)
  • Caroline Dawnay
  • James Gill
  • Pat Kavanagh
  • Robert Kirby
  • Rosemary Scoular
  • Simon Trewin
  • Charles Walker
  • Anna Webber
  • Jane Willis (children's foreign rights)

Books
Please email a full outline for non-fiction projects. For fiction, please email a covering letter / email telling us about yourself and your writing career, together with a synopsis of your novel and the first three chapters.

Please send to booksassistant@unitedagents.co.uk.  Read more

Dunham Literary, Inc.

Contacts
156 Fifth Avenue
Suite 625
New York, NY 10010
United States
Personnel: 

Contact

  • Jennie Dunham

 

Founded 2000. 50% of list is for the children's market.

  • Children's books. Handles picture books, fiction for 5-8 and 9-12 year-olds and teenage fiction.
  • Also handles adult literary fiction and non-fiction;

Send query letter in first instance by post, not by fax or email. Do not send full MS. No reading fee.

The Agency (London) Ltd

Contacts
24 Pottery Lane, Holland Park

London, W11 4LZ
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7727 1346
fax: 
020-7727 9037
email: 
info@theagency.co.uk
Personnel: 

Children's Books Executive

  • Hilary Delamere

Film/TV/Theatre Executives

  • Stephen Durbridge
  • Leah Schmidt
  • Bethan Evans
  • Julia Kreitman
  • Norman North
  • Katie Haines
  • Faye Webber
  • Nick Quinn
  • Ian Benson

Founded in 1995, they represent screenwriters, directors, playwrights, composers, and children's authors & illustrators.

Also film and TV rights in novels and non-fiction. Adult novels represented only for existing clients.  Read more

Celia Catchpole

Contacts
56 Gilpin Avenue

London, SW14 8QY
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-8255 4835
email: 
celiacatchpole@yahoo.co.uk

Specialises exclusively as agent for children's writers and illustrators. Handles picture books and fiction to age 12.

Accepts complete picture book scripts and first 2 chapters of longer novels with prepaid return envelopes.

Send complete picture book MS or first 2 chapters of longer novels with sae for return.

No poetry or plays.

Fraser Ross Associates

Contacts
6 Wellington Place

Edinburgh, EH6 7EQ
United Kingdom
tel: 
0131-553 2759
fax: 
0131-657 4412
email: 
lindsey.fraser@tiscali.co.uk
email: 
kjross@tiscali.co.uk
Personnel: 

Partners

  • Lindsey Fraser
  • Kathryn Ross

Writing and illustration for children's books, fiction and non-fiction for adults.

Does not accept email submissions or submissions on disk.

All work should be sent hard copy, one side, double-spaced and with pages numbered.

We do not accept email submissions or submissions on disk.  Read more

Greene & Heaton Ltd

Contacts
37 Goldhawk Road

London, W12 8QQ
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-8749 0315
fax: 
020-8749 0318
email: 
info@greeneheaton.co.uk
Personnel: 

Contacts

  • Carol Heaton
  • Judith Murray
  • Antony Topping
  • Will Francis
  • Linda Davis (children's)
  • Contact Linda Davis
  • Nick Harrop
  • Ellie Glason
  • Elizabeth Cochrane

The late Elaine Greene founded the agency in 1963, and a number of Elaine's first clients - including P.D. James, Michael Frayn and William Shawcross - are still represented by the company.

All types of fiction and non-fiction. No poetry or original scripts for theatre, film or TV.  Read more

A.M. Heath & Co. Ltd

Contacts
6 Warwick Court

London, WC1R 5DJ
United Kingdom
tel: 
020-7242 2811
fax: 
020-7242 2711
email: 
enquiries@amheath.com
Twitter: 
amheathltd
Personnel: 

Contacts

  • William Hamilton
  • Sara Fisher
  • Victoria Hobbs
  • Euan Thorneycroft
  • Jennifer Custer
  • Sarah Molloy

Full-length MSS. Literary and commercial fiction and non-fiction, children's, performance rights. Also handles adult literary and commercial fiction and non-fiction; 20% of list is for children's market.

Handles picture books, fiction for 5-8 and 9-12 year-olds, teenage fiction, series fiction, film/TV tie-ins and non-fiction.  Read more

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