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 who we…

Love is in the Air: Valentine’s Pitch Event

Roses are red, violets are blue, and boy oh boy, do we have the pitch event for you!  Romance writers unite! This Valentine’s Day we’ve got an event designed especially for you. We’re on the hunt for the next best commercial romance writer and that could be you.  Have you written a brilliant new enemies…

Writing a Book: Where to Start?

New year will always be a time for reflection, hope and commitment. A time to think about what you want to leave behind in the year gone by, and what energy and ambition you’d like to bring into the new. Well, at least until the end of day two, week one, perhaps the end of…

Crime & Thriller #PitchToDA: What You Need to Know

DA CHILLERS A Twitter pitch event for crime, thriller and suspense authors How does it work? Calling all crime thriller and suspense authors! The team at Darley Anderson are really excited to be hosting our second twitter pitch event #PitchtoDA. This is a unique opportunity for writers of adult fiction to pitch their unpublished novels…

Meet the Team – Clare Wallace

What is your role at the agency? I’m a literary agent and I head up the Children’s and Illustration teams as well as representing a boutique list of adult fiction. No two days are ever the same, which is one of the many things I love about my role. As a literary agent it’s my…

Meet the Team – Kristina Egan

What is your role at the agency? I’m a Translation Rights Agent. My role is to get our authors publishing deals in other languages. We (the Rights Team) are across all the books at the agency. We develop pitches for the books and send them to editors/publishers/rights teams in other countries with the aim of…