Wednesday 16 January,The Friend’s Meeting House, The Oxford Quaker House, St Giles, at 7pm.
Author Adrian Magson and his agent David Headley will discuss all you every wanted to know about agents.
Adrian is the author of 13 crime/thriller novels and many short stories and articles. His latest novels are ‘Retribution’ (Severn House), 4th in the Harry Tate spy series, and ‘Death on the Pont Noir’ (Allison &Busby), 3rd in the Inspector Lucas Rocco series. A regular reviewer for Shots Magazine, he writes the ‘Beginners’ and ‘New Author’ pages for Writing Magazine, and is the author of ‘Write On! – The Writer’s Help Book’ (Accent Press). He is represented by David Headley at DHH Literary Agency.
Visit his website at http://www.adrianmagson.com/
David studied theology in London and Durham before co-founding and becoming the Managing Director of Goldsboro Books, a much admired independent bookseller, based in central London.
David has spent the last 14 years establishing Goldsboro Books and building good relationships with editors within the UK’s major publishing houses. He has gained a reputation for championing debut authors and he created the UK’s largest collectors’ book club and is influential in selling large quantities of hardback fiction in the UK.
David is actively looking for new writers across the board, both general and genre fiction (excluding young adult, children’s, poetry, plays, screenplays and short stories). David is particularly interested in well written novels with strong characters and an original narrative voice.
“Adrian Magson is a classic crime star in the making.” Daily Mail – http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/books/article-2212834/CLASSIC-CRIME.html?ito=feeds-newsxml
‘RETRIBUTION’ – the 4th Harry Tate thriller – out 27 September (Severn House)
‘Death on the Rive Nord’ – (Lucas Rocco 2) – Shortlisted in the CrimeFest E-Dunnit Award 2012
‘Death on the Pont Noir’ (Lucas Rocco 3) – Available now in h/b and ebook.
‘Write On! – The Writer’s Help Book’ – (non-fiction – Accent Press – paper & e-book)