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Welcome

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.

Latest News

DEBUT AUTHOR KATIE MARSH SELLS AT AUCTION TO HODDER & STOUGHTON

19th December, 2014 - We're thrilled to announce that Katie Marsh's debut novel, My Everything, 'a wonderful, clever, love story that keeps you guessing till the very end' has sold to Hodder & Stoughton. Read more.

SARA CROWE'S CARNEGIE MEDAL-NOMINATED BONE JACK TO PHILOMEL / PENGUIN IN THE US.

5th December, 2014 - Sara Crowe's wonderful novel has been gathering attention, with a Carnegie Medal nomination and Essex Book Award shortlisting. And now we can announce that Bone Jack will be published in the US in early 2017. Read more.


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