Darley Anderson Literary, TV and Film Agency

Our Writers Mean Business

Welcome to Darley Anderson, home of bestselling commercial fiction

About Us

Darley Anderson Agency & Associates was founded by Darley Anderson in 1988 and is based in London.

Our literary agents specialise in bestselling commercial entertainment fiction including thrillers, mysteries, crime, horror, fantasy, women’s, romance, and accessible literary.

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Our Team

We are passionate about what we do, we love seeing our authors thrive and discovering new talent.

The whole team here at DA are dedicated to our author's successes. Alongside primary agents, we have our fantastic in-house foreign rights team focused on selling our client's books internationally, and film and TV agents in the UK and US who help to bring our bestselling books to the big and small screen.

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Many of our fiction writers are among the highest paid bestselling authors in the world.

The agency’s renowned reputation for talent spotting authors and launching careers, our agents work closely with their authors and are actively looking for new talent.

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We are currently open to submissions. We are always interested in seeking new writers. We read everything and aim to respond within 8-12 weeks.

To find out more about our agents wishlists, please visit our team page. For information on how to submit and frequently asked questions please visit the Submissions page.

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