Agent Jemima Forrester of David Higham Agency features in the latest Writers' Club London event in May:
Our speaker for May's event
will now be Jemima Forrester of David Higham Agency
May 23, 6.30-8.30pm:
House (The Rehearsal Room), 7-10 Adam Street, The Strand WC2N
Book a ticket now, £15 in advance, £20 on the door.
Members come for free but let us know if you'd like to reserve a
*Therese Coen will
now be speaking at June's event
Agent at David Higham Agency
Jemima joined David Higham in September 2016 having
previously been senior commissioning editor at Orion Publishing Group.
She is looking for commercial and upmarket fiction, including crime and
thrillers, psychological suspense, accessible literary fiction, women's
fiction and speculative/high-concept novels.
Jemima loves distinctive narrative voices, well-paced,
intriguing plots and characters that leap off the page. Her favourite
books of recent years include Elizabeth is
Missing, Disclaimer, Life After Life, The Night
Circus, Me Before You and anything by Jo Nesbø, Margaret
Atwood or Curtis Sittenfeld.
In non-fiction, she is looking for innovative cookery,
popular-culture and lifestyle projects, unique personal stories and
Fancy a Refresh Retreat in
Run by agent and
writing consultant, Jacq Burns
This is a small group
retreat so that we can work intensively together.
The Sharing Bali
village offers a taste of paradise, and all food, private
accommodation and tuition is included, all for less than the
price of a good hotel room.
"The scariest moment is always just before you
by Stephen King
submissions at Three Hares Publishing
Publishing have an open submissions policy
Three Hares is run by Yasmin
Standen. Three Hares belongs to the Independent Publishers Guild. The
ethos behind Three Hares is to publish books which move the reader or
are thought provoking. Full details
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