About us

We represent authors working in a broad range of creative fields, from prize-winning novelists and bestselling writers of commercial fiction of all kinds to acclaimed biographers, specialist non-fiction and children's authors and illustrators. We are proud to count a number of influential voices among our long-term clients, and at the same time have a particular passion for finding new talent, and helping to shape burgeoning careers.

For all submission queries, please see the Submission Guidelines page.

The department is headed by Rosemary Scoular.

For Book to Film enquiries, please contact Gabriella Docherty on  


Latest news from Books

We are thrilled to announce an exciting new venture for United Agents.
Civilisations, a new, landmark eight-part series presented by Simon Schama , Mary Beard and David Olusoga , starts tomorrow on BBC 2 at 21.00. Revisiting and updating the groundbreaking 1969 series, the epic series will examine more than 500 works of art and span six continents and 31 countries.