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Thu, April 21, 2016

Some sad news: our consultant Peter Janson-Smith died on April 15th aged 93. He was Ian Fleming’s agent, as well as Eric Ambler’s, Gavin Maxwell’s, and many...

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Thu, April 21, 2016

Look! A shiny new website for The Ampersand Agency! The lovely people at Frequency Design (http://www.frequency.ie/) have done a wonderful job, for which we are very grateful...

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Wed, December 30, 2015

To sum up a year during which the harshness of the publishing climate barely softened, we managed to sell three crime series, a fantasy series, and a clutch of non-fiction...

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Sat, October 31, 2015

Bev Jones has got a two-book contract with Constable, starting with her psychological thriller "The Other Woman".Digital publisher Endeavour Press have signed up James Fahy for his middle-grade fantasy...

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Thu, April 09, 2015

Stephen Fry unveiled a Blue Plaque to commemorate Georgette Heyer at her birthplace in Wimbledon on a sunny and steamy June day. Family and fans gathered to celebrate her sparkling...

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Sun, November 16, 2014

More good news for the "High Priestess of English Rural Gothic": Sharon Bolton has won the Crime Writers' Association Dagger in the Library award, which is given for an author's...

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