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The Darley Anderson Children’s Book Agency Ltd. is home to bestselling authors including Cathy Cassidy, Helen Grant and John Connolly.

The Agency is famous for encouraging new writers and has an international reputation for talent spotting and doing great deals.

We welcome new submissions...

Please send a query letter, including a brief biography, a synopsis and the first three chapters with a SAE.

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Darley and his Angels are the best agents ever... and the cleverest, kindest and most caring too. They're fab!

Cathy Cassidy

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Tuesday 21st February

Hello! Although a little later than usual, this is the first agency newsletter of the new year! A slightly different format going forward, I know that the viewer on phones isn t always compatible with software we use to upload...

Wednesday 1st February

‘Martina Cole’s success must be a source of envy for many’   Independent, 2016 Not many people would argue with that. This year marks 25 years since Martina’s debut novel Dangerous Lady was...