• Susan Beale’s THE GOOD GUY has been shortlisted for the 2016 Costa First Novel Award
  • The Times Book of the Month for November: ‘ irresistible’ –Guardian; ‘one hell of a read’– Sun
  • “Funny, barbed and moving, Roy Strong’s diaries are a treasure”  The Times
  • Lucy Worsley’s Eliza Rose is one of the top 5 bestselling YA debuts for 2016
  • First-time author Helena Kelly’s first review for her book JANE AUSTEN THE SECRET RADICAL has appeared as the Observer’s lead review: ‘ a sublime piece of literary detective work'
  • Tim Harford has won the 2016 Bastiat Journalism Prize. Tim’s new book MESSY has just been published, to widespread acclaim, on both sides of the Atlantic.  “Fascinating detail … engrossing narrative” New York Times “Masterful” The Economist
  • Edmund de Waal’s THE HARE WITH AMBER EYES won The Booksellers Association’s  ‘Best of The Best’ award celebrating the 10th anniversary of Independent Bookshop Week
  • Artemis Cooper’s ELIZABETH JANE HOWARD: A DANGEROUS INNOCENCE, is a Radio Four Book of the Week and is serialised in the Mail on Sunday. “ hugely absorbing” The Observer
  • Anna Hope’s ‘elegant and insightful’ (The Observer) second novel THE BALLROOM has been selected for Richard And Judy’s Autumn 2016 promotion.
  • December 1st saw the launch of The Great American Baking Show – the US version of Bake Off - on ABC prime time with Mary Berry as the star judge.  Meanwhile Mary’s Family Sunday Lunches hit the UK Best seller lists.
  • BLUE DOG by Louis de Bernières, the charming prequel to the much-loved Red Dog, is ‘an irresistible, feelgood, laugh-out-loud tale’ Sunday Times, ‘ wise and heart-warming’ Mail on Sunday.  The film RED DOG: True Blue, is in cinemas in 2017.
  • We are very proud that Meg Rosoff is the 2016 recipient of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the largest international children's and young adult literature award in the world. The film adaptation of HOW I LIVE NOW premiers on UK TV in December.
  • UK bestseller THE SILK ROADS by Peter Frankopan has become a huge international success.
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.