The Darley Anderson Children’s Book Agency specialises in children’s books for all readers. The DACBA list includes picture books, younger fiction, middle grade, YA and crossover fiction and non-fiction titles for all ages.

The Darley Anderson Children’s Book Agency was founded by CEO Darley Anderson in 2008, and is based in London. Under MD Clare Wallace the agency has become one of the largest and most exciting specialist children’s agencies in the UK.


“The fabulous team at Darley Anderson Children’s are simply the best in the business! Their commercial awareness, friendliness and publishing knowledge make them a dream to work with.”

A.M. HOWELL Find Out More

“My every dealing with this agency has been efficient, professional, creative and kind.”


“The DA Children’s Agency’s incredible track record speaks for itself, but just as important in the tricky world of publishing are the team’s kindness and unwavering support for their authors”

CAROLINE CROWE Find out more

The Darley Anderson Children’s Book Agency: Temporary Agency Assistant

We are recruiting for a temporary Agency Assistant, for a six-month placement. This is the perfect first role for someone looking to move into Agenting or Children’s Publishing. Applications are open now and run until the 1st April.

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