Founded in 2012, Hardman & Swainson is a dynamic London-based literary agency with a diverse range of clients. We pride ourselves on providing an excellent service to our authors, working closely with them at all stages of their careers.
We have an international focus and make it a priority to sell our clients' work in as many territories as possible.
The agency represents quality writing of all kinds and we welcome submissions and queries from new and established writers. You can find out more about us and what we're looking for here. Please see our submission guidelines for more details.
We are a member of the Association of Authors' Agents.
STUART DAVID'S YA NOVEL TO HOT KEY BOOKS
19th November, 2014 - Founder of and former Belle & Sebastian band member, Stuart David, has written a 'wry, charming and thoroughly hilarious' YA novel Jackdaw and the Randoms, which has sold to Hot Key Books. Read more.
CATHERINE SIMPSON'S TRUESTORY TO SANDSTONE PRESS
30th October, 2014 - We're thrilled to announce that debut author, Catherine Simpson's novel Truestory will be published by Sandstone Press next year. Read more.