Competition Time – DA Summer Reads!

Calling all women’s fiction authors! We are thrilled to announce our Darley Anderson Summer Reads Competition! The Darley Anderson Agency is on the lookout for the next bestseller in commercial women’s fiction. We’re talking sweeping romances, contemporary rom-coms, LGBTQ+ love stories, tear-jerking sagas, period dramas, world driven romantic fantasy fiction, and books that will have readers…

Camilla Bolton – Agent Wishlist

1. CHARACTER: Miss Marple meets Villanelle meets Kay Scarpetta  2. HIGH-CONCEPT: A Christmas Carol meets Gone Girl meets Before I Go to Sleep  3. A WORLD OF CHARACTERS: Richard Osman meets Lucinda Riley meets Line Of Duty  4. STEP OUT OF REALITY: Game Of Thrones meets Animals of Farthing Wood  5. BACK TO NATURE: Where…

Meet the Team – Rebeka Finch

What is your role at the agency? I work as Darley Anderson’s Assistant and am also building a contemporary and new adult romance list at the Agency. How did you get into publishing? This was actually my first role in publishing after university. I knew that I wanted to get into publishing, but I had…

Tanera Simons – Agent Wishlist

My interests lie in rom-com, love stories, commercial historical fiction, book club, and in female-driven novels with a slightly darker edge. Across all of these I am always looking for a strong hook – a set-up that immediately intrigues me and makes me want to find out more – as well as rich, layered characters…

Darley Anderson – Agent Wishlist

What genre of fiction are you looking for? Adult Fiction I am looking specifically for thrillers with a strong central character set in America, Ireland or other internationally appealing locations, as well as and tear-jerking love stories. I am also working with my assistant, Rebeka Finch, who is building a contemporary romance fiction list (full…

Meet the Team – Lydia Silver

What is your role at the agency? I’m one of the children’s literary agents – so my job is to represent our children’s authors and illustrators. What that actually means in practice is a bit more of a lengthy answer! I look after every aspect of an author’s career, from talent spotting, through editing them,…