Monthly Archives: March 2012

Our Top Ten Tips for Writing a Tip Top Covering Letter

No.2: Let’s talk about you In my experience the part of the covering letter that varies the most is the section that falls under our umbrella request to ‘include a bit about you’. I have received covering letters that range … Continue reading

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Exclusive – Dictionary Corner – Publishing Terms Translated

Have you ever spoken to someone in publishing or browsed the submission portion of an agency’s website and wondered what on earth we’re all talking about? Well, wonder no more. Here in Dictionary Corner we will strive to shed some … Continue reading

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Our Top Ten Tips for Writing a Tip Top Covering Letter

No. 1: We are on your side. Some years ago – never mind how long precisely – having little or no money in my purse, and nothing particular to interest me in the finance industry, I thought I would move … Continue reading

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Getting to know Andrea Messent – Agency Assistant

First of all, what is your role at the agency? I am the Agency Assistant. I‘d like to think I help the office to run smoothly by helping out Darley Anderson and the rest of the team! Which book changed … Continue reading

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Getting to know Rosanna Bellingham – Financial Controller

First of all, what is your role at the agency? The Agency is alive with deals being done all over the world and it is my job to document these at the point when they appear here in ££s, €€s … Continue reading

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Getting to know Mary Darby – Rights Assistant

First of all, what is your role at the agency? My official title is Rights Assistant which means I liaise with editors from all over the world about our wonderful titles. I’m responsible for a handful of my own territories, from Iceland … Continue reading

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Getting to know Camilla Wray – Crime, Thriller & General Fiction Agent

First of all, what is your role at the agency? I’m the crime, thriller, mystery and general fiction agent at the agency. Which book changed your life? This is such a tough one…can I change it to what three books changed … Continue reading

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