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.
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SAMANTHA WILSON'S RECORD-BREAKING TRAVEL TO NEW HOLLAND
30th June, 2014 - Congratulations to travel writer Samantha Wilson whose informative and exciting 100 Record-Breaking Travel Destinations will be published by New Holland Publishers. Read more.
DANIEL M. DAVIS' THE COMPATIBILITY GENE LONGLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY WINTON PRIZE FOR SCIENCE BOOKS
16th June, 2014 - Congratulations to Daniel M. Davis who has been longlisted for this prestigious prize which celebrates outstanding popular science books from around the world and is open to authors of science books written for a non-specialist audience. Read more.
DINAH JEFFERIES ON THE PENGUIN PODCAST
23rd May, 2014 - For insights into how Dinah Jefferies came to write her debut novel, The Separation (published yesterday) and what it 's all about, you can find Dinah Jefferies in conversation with her editor, Venetia Butterfield on the Penguin Podcast which explores great journeys. Read more.