Foreign Rights

The Foreign Rights team at United Agents comprises Margaret Halton, Amy Mitchell and Jane Willis, ably assisted by Alex Stephens and Naomi Pieris.

Margaret and Amy work on the adult books and divide the territories between them.

Margaret is directly responsible for the following languages:

  • Arabic
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

She also works with the following co-agents:

Chinese - ANA Beijing/Taipei 

Croatian and Hungarian - Katai & Bolza 

Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian and Ukrainian - ANA Baltic

Korean - Milkwood Agency 

Russian, Ukrainian and Georgian - The Van Lear Agency

Amy is directly responsible for the following languages:

  • Danish
  • Finnish 
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Icelandic
  • Indian sub-continent
  • Norwegian
  • Portuguese (in Brazil and in Portugal)
  • Spanish & Basque, Catalan, Galician
  • Swedish

She also works with the following co-agents:

Albanian, Bulgarian, Macedonian and Serbian - ANA Sofia

Czech, Slovak and Slovene - ANA Prague 

Indonesian, Malay and Vietnamese - Maxima Creative Agency

Japanese - The English Agency (Japan) Ltd. 

Japanese - Tuttle-Mori Japan

Polish - Anna Jarota Agency Poland 

Romanian - Simona Kessler & Associates Agency Ltd. 

Turkish - Anatolialit Agency

Thai - Tuttle-Mori Thailand

Jane is responsible for handling all children’s books in all languages. She works directly in the same territories as Margaret and Amy and with the same co-agents listed above with the following exceptions: 

Korean - Eric Yang Agency 

Portuguese in Brazil - Tassy Barham Associates

Romanian - ANA Sofia 

Russian, Ukrainian and Georgian - Synopsis Agency 

Turkish - Akcali Copyright Agency 

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