• BBC journalist David Robson’s proposal for THE INTELLIGENCE TRAP: Why Smart People Make Mistakes, and How to Avoid Them has now sold in 12 territories internationally
  • Meg Rosoff’s hilarious and touching new children’s book, GOOD DOG MCTAVISH, is out from Barrington Stoke this month, and royalties will go to the animal charity Blue Cross
  • A C Grayling’s wide-ranging and hugely stimulating WAR: AN INQUIRY is published this month by Yale University Press.
  • MODERN BAKER – a new way to bake, by Melissa Sharp
    Delicious cakes, biscuits and breads made from natural ingredients and sourdough starters
  • TIME TO WIN – the first in a new crime series by Harry Brett.
    “The Godfather in Great Yarmouth” Ian Rankin
  • Kat Gordon’s moving coming-of-age story, THE HUNTERS, set in Colonial Kenya, sold at auction to Borough Press for publication in May 2018. German rights pre-empted by Hoffmann & Campe, Italian rights to Mondadori and French rights to Fleuve Editions, at auction.
  • Mary Berry was cheered by the audience when she was named  the Best TV Judge at the National Television Awards. The Awards are voted by the public for her last Great British Bakeoff season.
  • THE GOOD GUY by Susan Beale was shortlisted for the Costa first novel award and has been chosen as part of WHSmiths Fresh Talent Dozen. Look out for the paperback, published on 9th March.
  • Lucy Worsley’s MY NAME IS VICTORIA is a Times Children’s Book of the Week: “There are few good books about the young queen for this age group – Worsley’s story beats them hands down”
  • Clare Furniss’s ‘sharply observed, shocking and wonderful’ (Sunday Times) HOW NOT TO DISAPPEAR is on the shortlist for the Bookseller YA Book Prize 2017.
  • Matthew Desmond’s EVICTED is the winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction, the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction, the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction and the Critics Circle Award
  • The film of THE AFTERMATH by Rhidian Brook wrapped in Hamburg at the beginning of March. The film stars Keira Knightley and Alexander Skarsgard, and is directed by James Kent (‘Testament of Youth’)
  • Bill Gates has selected The Myth of the Strong Leader by Archie Brown as one of his books of the year: "Brown could not have predicted how resonant his book would become in 2016".
  • THE SILK ROADS has sold over 500,000 copies sold worldwide—‘magnificent’—Sunday Times; ‘history at its most invigorating’—Wall Street Journal; ‘the most important history book in decades’—Berliner Zeitung
Felicity Bryan team


Felicity Bryan Associates is an independent literary agency based in Oxford. Our client list includes prize-winning and bestselling authors in adult and children’s fiction, and non-fiction. We sell UK and international rights for our clients, and work with a network of carefully chosen co-agents in foreign markets, and in film and television. We invest our time and shared expertise in finding and nurturing new talent, and in working closely with our authors to develop their careers over the long term.

The agency was founded in 1988 by Felicity Bryan, previously a director at Curtis Brown. It represents over 200 authors and has three full-time agents, and one associate agent.