Laura Macdougall

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Agent: Laura Macdougall

Laura Macdougall joined United Agents in the summer of 2017, having previously worked as a fiction editor at Hodder & Stoughton and then as an agent at Tibor Jones & Associates. 

The authors Laura represents include writers of internationally bestselling commercial fiction, debut literary fiction, crime and historical fiction, graphic novels, cookery, history, science and all kinds of memoir. Laura represents a large number of LGBTQ writers and is a former judge of the Green Carnation Prize. In 2017, the Bookseller named her a Rising Star. 

If you would like to submit your work to Laura, please email her directly, adhering to these guidelines:

Fiction Submissions, please send a one-page synopsis and the opening three chapters (a maximum of fifty pages) of your novel. Please do not submit extracts from works-in-progress.

Non-Fiction Submissions, please send a one-page synopsis and a proposal. 

Please note that Laura doesn't represent Young Adult or Children's books, science-fiction, fantasy or horror.