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The Secret Fire by C.J. Daugherty and Carina Rozenfeld

C J Daugherty’s THE SECRET FIRE nominated for the Amazing Book Awards

  We are excited to announce that the first book in the Alchemist Chronicles, The Secret Fire by C J Daugherty and Carina Rozenfeld, has been long listed for the Amazing Book Awards.   Sussex coast students will now vote for the long listed books they would most like to read. On 1st February the top 5 books Read More

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A year at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency

* 10 exciting highlights from a successful year at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency *     Fiona Barton’s hotly anticipated book THE WIDOW (Transworld) was published in January and quickly became the No.2 UK bestseller, while also climbing swiftly to No.9 on the New York Times bestseller list.  To date, THE WIDOW has been translated into 35 Read More

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Anna Hogarty: What I’m Looking For

  Actively looking for: historical fiction; upmarket commercial women’s fiction; voice-driven crossover fiction; novels with evocative, unusual settings; narrative non-fiction; illustrated non-fiction with a strong and current hook; projects in the area of mindfulness, meditation and yoga; books with an emphasis on empowerment and self-worth.   I studied history at university, and historical fiction remains a big Read More

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Madeleine Milburn: What I’m Looking For

  Actively looking for: character-driven debuts, original voices, quirky storytelling, high concepts, fascinating viewpoints, tightly plotted fiction with shocking twists and secrets. Epic stories with universal themes, issue-driven crime, dark fast-paced thrillers and mysteries, fear-inducing suspense, moral dilemnas, genre fiction, fiction that mixes up the genres. Thought-provoking stories, emotional journeys, inspiring stories, love stories, writing Read More

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Publication day for THE TEA PLANTER’S DAUGHTER by Janet MacLeod Trotter

The first two books in Janet MacLeod Trotter’s India Tea series, THE TEA PLANTER’S DAUGHTER and THE TEA PLANTER’S BRIDE are published by Amazon Publishing today.   Set in India in 1905, Clarissa Belhaven and her younger sister Olive find their carefree life on their father’s tea plantation threatened by his drinking and debts.   And Read More

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C. L. Taylor’s THE MISSING shortlisted for the Dead Good Reader Awards 2016

We are very excited to announce that C. L. Taylor’s Sunday Times Bestseller, The Missing, has been shortlisted for the Dead Good Reader Awards, 2016   C.L. Taylor is being shortlisted beside other literary superstars Robert Galbraith, Amanda Jennings, Mark Billingham, Sarah Hilary and Tara Guha by Dead Good, the home of crime books, drama and film. Read More

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Holly Bourne’s AM I NORMAL YET? wins Lancashire Book Award 2016

We are absolutely delighted to announce that our bestselling YA author, Holly Bourne, has won the 30th annual Lancashire Book of the Year Award , 2016, with her  fantastic novel AM I NORMAL YET?   The award is voted for by Year 9 students in twelve high schools around the county. Each school is given Read More

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WHAT’S A GIRL GOTTA DO? by Holly Bourne named Bookseller’s ‘Book of the Month’

We are excited to see that What’s a Girl Gotta Do? by Holly Bourne has been selected as the Bookseller’s ‘Book of the Month’ for teen readers this upcoming August! This is the third and final installment in Bourne’s spirited trilogy, which follows three young women as they struggle to overcome the perils of love, friendship, Read More

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Publication Day for THE LONELINESS OF DISTANT BEINGS by Kate Ling

Today is the publication of the utterly mesmerising THE LONELINESS OF DISTANT BEINGS by Kate Ling. It is the first book in a trilogy and is being published by Little, Brown.   “This is how it feels to realise that your whole miserable life and everything in it has never been yours, has always belonged Read More

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SUMMER AT ROSE ISLAND by Holly Martin is published by Bookouture today

Summer at Rose Island, the third installment in Holly Martin’s bestselling White Cliff Bay series is published by Bookouture today.   Darcy Davenport is ready for a fresh start. Determined to leave a string of disastrous jobs and relationships behind her, she can’t wait to explore White Cliff Bay and meet the locals. When Darcy Read More

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Mel Sherratt writing as Marcie Steele in the Top 10!

We are thrilled to see Mel Sherratt writing as Marcie Steele storm up the Amazon charts with her uplifting romantic tale of love and friendship, The Second Chance Shoe Shop, already at No.7!   For fans of Carole Matthews and Amanda Prowse, The Second Chance Shoe Shop (Bookouture) circles around a group of friends who Read More

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SOMEBODY STOP IVY POCKET published by Bloomsbury today!

Somebody Stop Ivy Pocket by Caleb Krisp is published by Bloomsbury today and will be out in America later this month. This is the fast-paced and hilarious follow-up to Anyone But Ivy Pocket which has now been translated into 23 different languages.   Everyone seems to want a piece of Ivy Pocket. Her adoptive parents keep Read More

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THE MISSING is No. 1 on Kindle Bestsellers

We’re thrilled that C. L. Taylor’s gripping new book The Missing has reached the No. 1 spot on the Kindle Bestsellers chart.   The Missing also continues to be a Top 10 Sunday Times paperback bestseller – this week at No.8.   Congratulations to C. L. Taylor from everyone at the Madeleine Milburn Agency on this incredible Read More

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World Book Night and Holly Bourne’s AM I NORMAL YET?

World Book Night was this weekend, and we were so excited that Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet? was one of the fifteen fantastic titles on their list to be given away this year.   The list was curated to reach specific audiences with different attitudes or approaches to reading, and the selection of Am I Read More

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Publication Day for IN THE DARK, IN THE WOODS

Today is the publication of Eliza Wass’s haunting debut IN THE DARK, IN THE WOODS, which is being published by Quercus Books.   Pre-Publication Praise “it’s a breathtaking, gut-wrenching coming-of-age saga from all sides. Readers will be swept into the Creswells’ claustrophobic world and ache for them long after it’s set aflame. A harrowing, pulpy page-turner along Read More

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Publication Day for THE MISSING

C. L. Taylor’s stunning new thriller THE MISSING is published today by HarperCollins/Avon.   Buy your copy here   #TheMissing is already trending on Twitter; it seems that everyone is as excited about this dark and gripping new book as we are.   To hear more about the book from the author herself you can Read More

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Viking acquires MY SISTER’S BONES in substantial deal

The Madeleine Milburn Agency is delighted to announce that Penguin Random House / Viking has acquired the upmarket psychological thriller My Sister’s Bones by agency author Nuala Ellwood. My Sister’s Bones tells the story of two sisters, Kate, a war reporter, and Sally, a recluse who never left their childhood home of Herne Bay. When their mother dies, Read More

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Fiona Barton’s The Widow optioned for TV drama

  The Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency is delighted to announce that TV rights for Fiona Barton’s The Widow have been optioned by Playground Television, the production company behind the drama series The Missing and Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall.   Sophie Gardiner, creative director of Playground Television, said: “We want to make The Read More

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Magic Moments at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency in 2015

Amongst many highlights, here are just a few of the magic moments we shared with our authors at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency in 2015:  C.L. Taylor became the No.5 Sunday Times Bestseller and No.1 ebook bestseller with her psychological suspense thriller The Lie (HarperCollins) TV rights to The Widow by Fiona Barton (Transworld) were optioned by Playground Television, the company behind the BBC’s adaptation Read More

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Lara Williamson is on the Blue Peter Book Awards 2016 shortlist!

A HUGE congratulations to Lara Williamson whose second novel, The Boy Who Sailed the Ocean in an Armchair, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Blue Peter Book Award 2016! Lara is shortlisted in the Best Story category, alongside Ross Mackenzie and Frank Cottrell Boyce.   The Blue Peter Book Awards are now in their 16th Read More

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Kathryn Croft No.1 Kindle bestseller

Kathryn Croft‘s third novel, THE GIRL WITH NO PAST (Bookouture) is still holding strong in the Kindle bestseller charts at No.1. This gripping psychological suspense novel has now sold over 50,000 copies since its publication under a month ago.   Years spent running from your past. Today it catches up.   Leah Mills lives a Read More

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Publication day for FORGET ME NOT by Luana Lewis

Luana Lewis‘s latest psychological suspense novel, Forget Me Not, has been published by Penguin Random House / Transworld. Translation rights have already been sold to the Netherlands (De Bezige Bij/Cargo), Brazil (Rocco) and France (Denoël).   A gripping suspense thriller perfect for fans of Jane Shemilt’s Daughter, Louise Doughty’s Apple Tree Yard and Claire Kendal’s Read More

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Catpics option the Film & TV rights for The Naughty Girls Book Club by Sophie Hart!

Xavier Koller at independent Swiss film production company Catpics AG has optioned the Film and TV rights for THE NAUGHTY GIRLS BOOK CLUB by Sophie Hart. Catpics represented Switzerland twice at the Oscar submissions with The Black Tanner (1986) and Gripsholm (2000), both by Xavier Koller. The co-production Emporte-moi by Léa Pool (2000) was Canada’s Read More

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Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency on the Frankfurt Book Fair

The Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency had a fabulous time at the Frankfurt Book Fair this year selling rights to international publishers worldwide. Thérèse, Sarah and Madeleine all took meetings with over 200 international editors in the International Rights Centre over the space of five days. We had an exciting guide to present, with hot new debut Read More

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Around the world success for debut Eleanor Oliphant

  The Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency is delighted with the outstanding success of Scottish author Gail Honeyman and her novel Eleanor Oliphant, which quickly became the most talked about book at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Pitched in the vein of bestsellers such as The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion and The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Read More

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Holly Bourne nominated for the 2016 Carnegie Prize

We are delighted to announce that our superstar YA author Holly Bourne as just been nominated for the 2016 CILIP Carnegie Medal with her hilarious, stigma-busting book AM I NORMAL YET? The longlist which will be announced in February, followed by the shortlist in March.  A full list of all 2016 nominated titles is available Read More

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Publication Day THE BOY WHO SAILED THE OCEAN IN AN ARMCHAIR by Lara Williamson

Happy Publication Day to Lara Williamson’s THE BOY WHO SAILED THE OCEAN IN AN ARMCHAIR. This extraordinary tale is being published by Usbourne and we’re delighted that it has been selected as Waterstones’ BOOK OF THE MONTH for October 2015! Becket Rumsey is all at sea. More than anything he needs to say goodbye to a Read More

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MM Agency Summer Post – Rupert Wallis

Although the British weather may not think it, it’s still technically summer, and therefore time for one of our last MM Agency Summer Posts. Today we’re grilling Rupert Wallis, whose hauntingly beautiful YA novel ALL SORTS OF POSSIBLE has just been published by Simon & Schuster. What’s your daily routine when you are writing?  When Read More

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MM Agency Summer Post – Fionnuala Kearney

Happy Hump Day everyone! It’s not a particularly sunny one sadly, so we’re going to cheer ourselves up with another author interview, this time from the radiant Fionnuala Kearney, who’s fabulous debut YOU, ME AND OTHER PEOPLE is out now with Harper Collins! What’s your daily routine when you are writing? It depends on what part of Read More

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Publication day for PLEASURE ISLAND by Anna-Lou Weatherley

PLEASURE ISLAND by Anna-Lou Weatherley is published by Bookouture in the UK and US today Secrets. Scandal. Betrayal. In Paradise, pleasure comes at a dangerously high price… Three couples each receive an exclusive invitation to a breathtakingly beautiful undiscovered island, nestled in the Aegean Sea.  But as the guests begin to enjoy everything the luxury Read More

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News & Reviews – Madeleine Milburn Agency

Lara Williamson wins the Hounslow Junior Book Award and the Hillingdon Secondary Book of the Year 2015 In addition to these awards, A Boy Called Hope has also been shortlisted for The Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2015,  Leeds Book Awards 2015 (9-11 category), Cheshire Schools’ Book Awards,  Lancashire School Library Fantastic Book Award, and the Read More

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UK publication day for You, Me and Other People by Fionnuala Kearney

You, Me and Other People by Fionnuala Kearney, launches as a debut paperback in the UK today. The book is already a top ten Irish Times bestseller, an Amazon debut of the month and a National Reading Group Shortlisted debut! Read Fionnuala’s interview with Reflections of a Reader ‘An incredibly well-plotted and intricate story’ Becca’s Read More

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The magical cover of FIRE GIRL is revealed

The stunning cover of Fire Girl by Matt Ralphs was revealed this week to unanimous praise. Macmillan Children’s Books will publish Matt’s magical children’s novel on 13th August 2015. Twelve-year-old Hazel Hooper has spent her whole life trapped in a magical Glade created by her mother, Hecate.  But when her mother is kidnapped by a Read More

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Publication day for RECIPES FOR MELISSA by Teresa Driscoll

 Melissa Dance was eight years old when her mother died. They never got to say goodbye. Seventeen years later, Melissa is handed a journal written by her mother. As Melissa slowly makes her way through the precious book, reading the snippets of advice and cooking the dishes from the recipes she is also shocked to Read More

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Excellent reception for the French edition of The Tea Planter’s Daughter

The Tea Planter’s Daughter by Janet MacLeod Trotter was published last week in France with the title Les Lumières d’Assam by Presses de la Cité. Copies were sent out to bloggers with packs of Assam tea, and the reviews have been excellent so far: “I had so much empathy for Clarrie and this is completely Read More

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Lara Willamson’s A BOY CALLED HOPE wins the Hillingdon Secondary Book of the Year award.

Lara Willamson’s bold and hilarious A BOY CALLED HOPE has won the Hillingdon Secondary Book of the Year award. Aimed at young people in year seven, twelve Hillingdon schools gave presentations on their favourite books before the winning novel was announced. Other novels on the shortlist included WARP by Eoin Colfer, KNIGHTLEY AND SON by Read More

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Mel Sherratt wows the crowd at the London Book Fair

Bestselling crime writer Mel Sherratt appeared at the London Book Fair last week as part of a panel of writers (Stephanie Hudson, Keith Houghton, and Rachel Abbott) in discussion with Amazon’s UK Kindle Direct Publishing director. A former self-published author, Mel has since gone on to sell over 250,000 copies of her books in the UK, Read More

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US publication day for ANYONE BUT IVY POCKET by Caleb Krisp!

Happy US publication day Ivy! American readers can now get their hands on a copy of Anyone But Ivy Pocket, published in hardcover by Greenwillow / HarperCollins and beautifully illustrated by Barbara Cantini. ** Anyone But Ivy Pocket  is now sold in 21 territories (including UK & US) **  Anyone But Ivy Pocket is a Read More

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Countdown to the publication of THE LIE by C.L. Taylor!

It’s THREE days until publication day for The Lie, the latest riveting psychological suspense novel by bestselling author C.L. Taylor (The Accident). Avon/HarperCollins will publish on the 23rd April. Pre-order your copy now! Last Monday, HarperCollins held a pre-launch for The Lie at their new premises in London Bridge where C.L. Taylor read from her Read More

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MM Agency at the London Book Fair 2015

Last week, the MM team spent an intense, but highly fulfilling, three days at the London Book Fair 2015  meeting international publishers and producers from all corners of the globe. With prime positioning at the entrance of the International Rights Centre, under the spectacular skylights (in fluke 25 degrees heat!),  we welcomed over 200 international publishers, scouts and Read More

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Bestselling author C.J. Daugherty events at London Book Fair and Comic Con!

This spring is particularly exciting for C.J. Daugherty fans. Ahead of the publication of the final installment of the international bestselling Night School series, Endgame (4 June 2015), and a hotly anticipated collaboration with Carina Rozenfeld, The Secret Fire (3 September 2015), C.J. will be making a number of London appearances! London Book Fair Tuesday 14 April Read More

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US Publication for THE TRAVELING TEA SHOP by Belinda Jones

Happy US publication Belinda! The Traveling Tea Shop is available in paperback for American readers today! Praise for Belinda Jones “Original and beautiful…totally enchanting and very moving.”—Carmen Reid “Wickedly funny, achingly romantic.”—Claudia Carroll “Deliciously entertaining.”—HEAT “Fast-paced, enthusiastic, good-hearted.”—Marie Claire “Definitely worth cramming in your suitcase.”—Cosmopolitan “A glitterball romp.”—Glamour “A sparkling read.”—OK!

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Holly Bourne on Young Volunteers list for Summer Reading Challenge 2015

We are delighted to announce that Holly Bourne is on the Young Volunteers List for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge 2015! The Summer Reading Challenge in libraries is the UK’s leading reading for pleasure programme for primary school aged children, and it runs in 98% of local authorities in England, Wales and Scotland every summer. Read More

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The first time a British YA book series has been produced for an online audience

Based on the international bestselling Young Adult books by C.J. Daugherty, Night School the Web Series launches today! As featured on the front page of The Guardian, today marks the launch of the first EVER web series based on a UK YA book. The brainchild of a husband-and-wife team: BAFTA-nominated Director Jack Jewers and author C.J. Read More

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Lara Williamson Shortlisted for 8 Book Awards!

We are extremely proud of LARA WILLIAMSON, author of A BOY CALLED HOPE which has been shortlisted  for an incredible 8 book awards! This beautifully moving title has proved popular with readers of all ages and nominated for the following prestigious awards:  Leeds Book Awards 2015(9-11 category) Cheshire Schools’ Book Awards Hillingdon Secondary Book of the Year Read More

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Radhika Sanghani promotes gender-neutral book covers!

In a recent article for The Telegraph Radhika Sanghani welcomes Ladybird’s decision to produce gender-neutral book covers for children and claims other publishing houses should wake-up and follow suit. In the article Radhika emphasizes how gender stereotypes have been consistently prevalent in all forms of media, most notably, in children’s merchandising. She explains how gendered covers Read More

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Agency authors and international publicity

Author of the international bestselling Night School series C.J. Daugherty has been on several international tours this year, seeing her publishers and fans at book signings, panel events and literary festivals. Recently, C.J attended the Festival du Livre de Mouans-Sartoux in France, and towards the end of this month, she’ll be attending the Krakow Book Fair with Read More

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Dave Lowe’s 5th children’s book out today

The fifth book in Dave Lowe’s hilarious Stinky & Jinks series is out today. Illustrated by Mark Chambers, My Hamster is a Detective, features nine-year-old Ben and his sarcastic talking hamster Jasper Stinkybottom.  When their kitten Delilah is cat-napped, Ben’s sister Lucy is devastated so the newly-formed detective duo spring into action.  Can they catch Read More

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Radhika Sanghani BBC News and Huffington Post interviews

Radhika Sanghani on the BBC’s Meet the Author Radhika Sanghani’s episode of Meet The Author will be airing tonight (September 18th) at 7.45pm on the BBC News Channel. Radhika Sanghani interview with The Huffington Post ‘When you hear that the late, great Joan Rivers “loved” a new novel, you know that it was unlikely to Read More

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UK publication day for Virgin by Radhika Sanghani

The UK edition of Radhika Sanghani‘s debut novel, Virgin, is published today by Harlequin following its release in the US last month with Penguin ‘Laugh out loud…Bridget Jones could take a page from this novel’ –  Joan Rivers ‘Bridget Jones and Carrie Bradshaw, meet your wisecracking…match’ – Publisher’s Weekly ‘An entertaining romp’– Emma Barnett, broadcaster Read More

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MM Agency: News & Reviews

Radhika Sanghani in the Evening Standard ‘It’s a wry and squeamish look at today’s social and sexual pressures…’ Read the full article here Virgin is released in the UK on September 12th The Manifesto on How to be Interesting by Holly Bourne is No. 1 in the Waterstones School Chart Read Holly Bourne‘s article, Why School Read More

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MM Agency: News & Reviews

Mel Sherratt is one of the first Amazon authors to be stocked in WHSmith and Waterstones A huge congratulations to Mel Sherratt, who is the first Amazon Publishing author to be stocked in Waterstones. WHSmith Travel stores have started stocking titles by Sherratt and fellow Thomas & Mercer authors Mark Edwards and Helen Smith. Read Read More

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THE SECRET FIRE: C.J. Daugherty and Carina Rozenfeld launch joint series with Atom

The Secret Fire Karen Ball, Publisher at Atom/ Little, Brown has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights for a YA series from a brand new writing partnership –  agency author C.J. Daugherty and French author Carina Rozenfeld. The series launches with The Secret Fire, publishing in September 2015, with another title to follow. French teen Sacha Read More

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The Dark Inside Us All: Rupert Wallis and Sally Gardner at the Edinburgh Festival

‘Both Rupert Wallis and Sally Gardner (author of Maggot Moon) have written novels with dark hearts. Rupert’s debut, The Dark Inside, and Sally’s latest, Tinder, are unsettling and ambiguous…These are subtle, challenging books.’   On Saturday Rupert Wallis and Sally Gardner spoke at the Edinburgh Festival about their latest novels, and about the darker, genre-bending Read More

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Get WATCHING OVER YOU at a discounted price on Amazon

The Kindle edition of Watching Over You by Mel Sherratt is available at the discounted price of £0.99 on Amazon. Get the ebook now! Also at a reduced price: Get the paperback now! “Watching Over You is Mel’s best novel to date. The writing is tight and emotive in this unsettling story of inadequacy, jealousy Read More

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US publication day for VIRGIN by Radhika Sanghani

Virgin by Radhika Sanghani is published today in the US by Penguin Berkley! Berkley has simultaneously released its two different paperback editions: American readers get your copy now! UK readers don’t have long to wait – Virgin will be published in September by Harlequin. For a sneak preview of the book – read the first Read More

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ONE HUNDRED PROPOSALS by Holly Martin is No. 14 in the Kindle Store!

One Hundred Proposals by Holly Martin  No. 14 in the Kindle Store No. 1 in Contemporary Romance No. 1 in Women’s Fiction / Humour Best friends Suzie and Harry are partners in romance. That is, they run the.PerfectProposal.com, coming to the aid of would-be grooms to create the ultimate marriage proposal. But when Harry decides Read More

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ONE WISH by Maria Duffy is the Ireland:AM book club choice for August!

One Wish by Maria Duffy has been chosen by Ireland AM on TV3 as their book club choice for August Previous months have featured books by Shelia O’Flanagan, Joseph O’Connor, Donna Tartt and Helen Fielding  Ireland:AM invites viewers to send in reviews during the month for the chance to win a prize. Click here to Read More

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THE NO-KIDS CLUB is today’s Kindle Daily Deal

The No-Kids Club by Talli Roland is on offer today, as part of Amazon’s Kindle Daily Deal. At almost forty, Clare Donoghue is living child-free and loving it. Then her boyfriend says he wants kids, breaking off their promising relationship. And it’s not just boyfriends: one by one, her formerly carefree friends are swallowed up Read More

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MM Agency authors at Harrogate Crime Festival

Agency authors Mel Sherratt, C.L. Taylor,  Nuala Casey and A J Waines will be at the Harrogate Crime Writing Festival 2014 The Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival at Harrogate opens today and will run until the 20th July. On Friday Mel Sherratt will be in discussion with Mark Edwards, Mari Hannah and James Oswald Read More

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MM Agency: News & Reviews

Maria Duffy at her book launch in Dubray Books in  Dublin ©Ger Holland Photography One Wish, Maria’s fourth novel, has gone straight in at No. 8 in the Top Ten Original Fiction through Nielsen * Power Games by Victoria Fox reviews roundup Power Games is in Heat magazine’s top 5 books alongside the latest releases Read More

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“Power Games is my most shocking, sexy and dangerous novel to date”

Victoria Fox, the writer behind this sensational new novel, tells us that “Power Games is my most shocking, sexy and dangerous novel to date….Glam-fiction should read like a movie: a sexy, wicked thriller. Every scene is explosive. Every character inspires love or hate. Every twist and turn is stomach-flippingly exciting… Deadly shark attacks, crocodile combat, Read More

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MM Agency: News & Reviews

Paperback publication day for Where Memories are Made by Lynda Page Jolly’s campers are guaranteed to have a holiday to remember, but that’s not always easy to achieve thanks to the array of colourful characters who pour through Jolly’s gates. Following on from The Time of our Lives, Lynda Page’s nostalgic saga of fun, frolics Read More

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MM Agency: News & Reviews

The Accident by C.L. Taylor sells over 100,000 copies Sales figured for The Accident  (Avon) have reached a staggering ** 101,892 copies **  across ebook and print, since its publication in April. Mel Sherratt’s total sales reaches ** 250,000 ** copies This week Mel, bestselling author of Taunting the Dead and The Estate Series, also Read More

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Holly Bourne SOULMATES front cover promotion on The Telegraph

The Soulmates #Discover offer is featured on The Daily Telegraph front cover today! iBooks secured this coverage along with an inside ad too. #Discover HOLLY BOURNE with iBooks – TODAY ONLY! #Soulmates #Discover Soulmates has already reached No. 1 in the free charts! An epic, electrifying and extraordinary debut about falling in love Holly Bourne’s Read More

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Publication day for One Hundred Proposals by Holly Martin

One Hundred Proposals by Holly Martin is published by Carina today! ‘Is there really such a thing as a perfect proposal? Over the next hundred days I intend to find out. I will find one hundred ways to propose to our Chief Proposer Suzie McKenzie and post the results here for your enjoyment. One thing’s Read More

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Talli Roland’s wonderful new novel The No-Kids Club is published today

Talli Roland’s wonderful new novel The No-Kids Club is published today, exploring what it’s really like not to have children… Moving and uplifting, The No-Kids Club, is a truly refreshing  story about Clare Donoghue who is tired of people asking when she plans to have kids even though her “biological clock” is ticking.   Her Read More

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C.J. Daugherty at Hay Festival with Sally Green and Ruth Warburton

C.J. Daugherty  attended the Hay Festival 2014, appearing with Sally Green (Half Bad) and Ruth Warburton (Witch Finder) to discuss both the paranormal, and how to achieve the extraordinary without it. C.J Daugherty discussed her international bestselling series Night School. *  The fourth book in the series, Night School: Resistance, is out in the UK Read More

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Night School: Fracture out in the US today

Readers in the US and Canada can now get their hands on the American edition of NIGHT SCHOOL: FRACTURE by international bestselling author C.J. Daugherty US http://www.amazon.com/Night-School-Fracture-C-J-Daugherty-ebook/dp/B00KI1MRV6 CANADA http://www.amazon.ca/Night-School-Fracture-C-J-Daugherty-ebook/dp/B00KI1MRV6/ ‘I love the Night School series so much. It really is my favourite recent series and I really loved Fracture, the third book in the Night Read More

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Madeleine Milburn announces the 2014 Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize Winner

Last night, literary agent Madeleine Milburn announced the winner of the 2014 Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize at the special Award Ceremony dinner held by the President of the College, Professor Janet Todd. The prize was judged by Madeleine Milburn and Lindsey Traub, an Emeritus Fellow of the College who has been both the College Lecturer Read More

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The Travelling Tea Shop by Belinda Jones Publication Day

Congratulations to our bestselling author of over ten novels, Belinda Jones, on the publication of her latest novel, The Travelling Teashop.  Hodder publish in the UK today. The novel has already received praise from several publications including Novelicious that gave it 9/10 and said it  ‘combined two of my favourite pastimes – travelling and eating Read More

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1st day of filming of Cally Taylor’s romantic comedy HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

Jump Start Productions is celebrating the beginning of production for their new feature film Home For Christmas by our author Cally Taylor.  Take a peek: https://www.facebook.com/homeforchristmasfilm … They hosted a Red Carpet Royal Gala evening in Brighton to mark the start of filming, and their leading man Karl Davies was interviewed on ITV Daybreak.  The cast also Read More

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Publication of gripping new psychological suspense book

Congratulations to C.L. Taylor on the publication of her gripping new psychological suspense book, The Accident (HarperCollins/Avon).   C.L. Taylor likens publication day to New Year’s Eve on her author website. Her book deal moment is also reported in Novelicious, and reviews can be read on Goodreads. The MM Agency is delighted with all the review Read More

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HarperCollins book deal for debut writer Fionnuala Kearney

Congratulations to Fionnuala Kearney for her three book deal with HarperCollins / HarperFiction.  Madeleine Milburn negotiated  the deal with Publishing Director, Kimberley Young, who will publish the first book in the contract, You, Me and Other People in 2015.  She gave Fionnuala a glowing endorsement: “There are some authors who deliver story and some who Read More

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